Disney's Mighty Ducks of Anaheim hockey franchise has inked a deal with Prime Ticket Network to televise 165 games over a five-year period, including home, away and playoff games. The Ducks announced…
Los Angeles Superior Court has delivered a temporary restraining order to alleged "professional gate crasher" Stephanie Miller, who claims she was invited to the premieres of "Cliffhanger" and "Last…
Universal Pictures has purchased Tom Eidson's Western novel "The Standoff" for studio-based Stampede Entertainment, sources said Tuesday. Ron Underwood ("City Slickers") is attached to direct the…
New Zealand's American-owned pay-TV Sky Entertainment has just reached a milestone, winning its 100,000th subscriber after just three years.
Relatives of two of the Three Stooges contend the family of Moe Howard, the founding Stooge, owes them up to $ 5 million in profits from merchandising and marketing deals.
Culture Clash, the edgy, decade-old Hispanic comedy sketch group that had its last series project scuttled by Fox Broadcasting Co. late in the development process, is about to experience a TV rebirth…
Kerry Packer's Nine Network Intl. has paid $ A250,000 ($ 169,000) to reserve 10 high-power transponders on the AsiaSat 2 satellite due for launch in 1995.
As the deadline draws near for potential investors to take a stake in Paul Hogan's new $ A35 million ($ 23.5 million) film "Lightning Jack," major backer Village Roadshow Pictures has announced that…
MTV Prods., the in-house production unit of MTV Networks Inc., and Geffen Pictures will jointly develop a feature film based on "Joe's Apartment," the MTV live-action/animated short.
Tribune Co. is in the multimedia publishing business. The Chicago-based media company is spending $ 57 million on Compton's Multimedia Publishing Group, a unit of Encyclopaedia Britannica Inc. The…