Two cable industry groups Wednesday urged the FCC to exempt all small cable systems with fewer than 1,000 subscribers from new rate regulation rules, and not just independently owned "mom and pop"…
The legal battle between singer Don Henley and Geffen Records heated up this week when the former Eagles drummer charged in court papers that mogul David Geffen conspired with other record labels…
Michael Jacobs, brought in earlier to consult on Disney's "The Sinbad Show", has been named an exec producer on the Fox Broadcasting Co. sitcom, joining the original tandem of Gary Murphy and Larry…
KABC-TV and Terry Crofoot, the station's general manager for the past five years, have parted company. Crofoot, one of the few remaining ABC-reared general managers left in the Capital Cities-owned…
Arista Records has inked a distribution pact with newly formed Los Angeles-based PGA Records, a label founded by musicvideo director Patrick Armstrong.
TriStar Pictures announced Tuesday that it has promoted Ricky Strauss to the post of veepee of creative advertising, giving the six-year studio veteran added responsibilities over print and…
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Tuesday denied a last-ditch request by the cable industry to delay rate regulations that take effect today.
Country singer Garth Brooks continued his push against used CDs Tuesday, warning retailers that distributors may not support them if their interests are not protected. The singer also professed…
A French woman claims the recipe for a homemade bomb that killed her son was aired on the American TV series "MacGyver," and she is suing French media regulators for premeditated homicide.
ABC and CBS tied for the Aug. 23-29 primetime Nielsens lead, but it was Fox Broadcasting Co. that enjoyed the most encouraging results from its early fall premieres.
For the first time in Academy Award history, a motion picture hairdresser could win an Oscar.