So here it is, another fall about to dawn at the networks. As usual, the talk is of the dreaded "E" word, namely erosion. It's the same thing every year.
Cost-cutting efforts and strong overseas sales helped boost Matsushita Electric Industrial Co.'s profits and revenues for the first fiscal quarter of 1997.
South Africa's premier exhib, Ster-Kinekor, is expanding into Europe with a plan to build 30 multiplexes over the next three years. The move represents a $150 million investment and is the company's…
The Writers Guild of America will register scripts free of charge at the Latin Heat/LEMI Latino Entertainment Conference & Awards, set for Sept. 10-12 at the Castaway Conference Center in Burbank…
Paul Sorvino, John Glover, Tony Roberts and Jill Hennessy ("Law and Order") are starring in Edward Vilga's low-budget indie "Dead Broke," which begins lensing in Gotham in September.
In what could signal new directions for Hallmark Entertainment, the company has lured veteran theatrical producer David Picker to its fold and charged him with bringing movie talent aboard to enhance…
Upcoming Spanish digital platform Via Digital has signed an agreement with European Channel Management (ECM) to broadcast the 24-hour news channel BBC World and its sister entertainment service BBC…
Barry Diller's Silver King Broadcasting is setting up a new headquarters for its Miami-Fort Lauderdale TV station in the Sony Entertainment Complex in Miami Beach's trendy South Beach neighborhood.
While ABC is spending $40 million to remind us that watching network television is a waste of brain cells, PBS will reach 80 million homes this year with a mixture of children's educational shows…
After years of broadcasting bigamy, burglary and bitches through inexpensive talkshows, networks have suddenly switched course in the battle for daytime supremacy and are now offering ... well…
The comedy troupe League of Gentleman has won the prestigious Perrier "Pick of the Fringe" award at this year's Edinburgh Fringe, an accolade that has proved to be career-making for many comedians.