David Mount will leave Live Entertainment for WEA, taking the reins of the largest U.S. record distributor from retiring chief executive Henry Droz in September, WEA announced Thursday.
CBS rallied to tie ABC for top honors in the July sweeps, as the Big Three networks -- lacking the boost of last summer's Barcelona Olympics -- exhibited an 8% decline vs. the same period in 1992.
Whoopi Goldberg, Martin Lawrence and Fox's "In Living Color" were the big winners at the first Soul Train Comedy Awards, garnering two awards apiece.
As Sony Studios fell under siege Thursday to dozens of reporters searching for links to Hollywood prostitution rings, Columbia Pictures execs geared up for a weekend Santa Barbara retreat where…
Uma Thurman has landed the female lead role in writer/helmer Quentin Tarantino's first major-studio vehicle, "Pulp Fiction," sources said Thursday. The pic is among the first to be distribbed under…
Universal's tale of prehistoric maneaters is now poised to become the second-highest-grossing film in initial release ever, with worldwide grosses in the first eight weeks now at $ 406.8 million.
The expected nomination of Jane Alexander today or Saturday as chair of the National Endowment for the Arts will come too late to make any difference in the agency's 1993 budgetary or reauthorization…
Add two names to the list of prospective buyers for KMPC-AM. Former KABC-TV bosses John Severino and Tom Van Amburg, operating as SeVan Broadcasting, have made a $ 20 million-plus bid for the…
Alliance Communications Corp., Canada's largest independent film and TV producer, went public Thursday. The Toronto-based company raised around $ C23.5 million ($ 18.2 million), which will be used to…
The Senate Commerce Committee this week formally received the White House nomination of Reed Hundt to serve as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission.
The combined Reed Elsevier publishing and information group performed strongly in the half year to June 30, according to interim results released Thursday.