Investigative political reporter/author Robert Sam Anson has sued Simon & Schuster for allegedly breaching an agreement to publish his forthcoming book on Walt Disney Co. and its executives. Anson…
Comcast Corp., the nation's fifth-largest cable operator, reported robust growth in revenues and operating cash flow for the year ended Dec. 31, 1992.
Legislation that would extend indefinitely a satellite program carrier's ability to deliver to backyard dish owners the signal of superstations such as WTBS-TV drew mostly praise at a House copyright…
Film distribution newcomer Savoy Pictures Entertainment bowed on Wall Street yesterday to an enthusiastic response from investors.
Reed Elsevier, the recently merged international publishing giant, reported its first combined financial results yesterday, showing a 26% jump in operating profits, to $ 836 million, and a 9%…
Principal photography is skedded to begin April 27 on "A Perfect World," a Warner Bros. film starring Kevin Costner and Clint Eastwood, who will also direct the film. Produced by Mark Johnson and…
The independent broadcasting industry's top lobbyist yesterday urged the Federal Communications Commission to retain fin-syn restrictions against the TV networks.
The Disney Channel's push to shed its kids-only tag is apparently paying big dividends as the service announced it has cleared the 7 million subscription plateau with an increase of 832,000…
After two days on the set of Warner Bros.' "Demolition Man," thesp Lori Petty was fired because of "creative differences," according to producer Joel Silver, who assures the shoot is going well…
Time Warner Inc. has nominated four new directors, expanding the board to 15 members from 11. The nominees -- Carla Hills, David Kearns, Reuben Mark and Fay Vincent -- will stand for election at Time…