Paul D. Beckham, prexy of Turner Cable Network Sales, will retire after 23 years with Turner Broadcasting.
Shares in BET Holdings hit a 52-week trading high Thursday and could rise further in the near term thanks to a bullish chart pattern and several ambitious expansion moves.
Whitney Houston was named queen of the prom at the 26th annual NAACP Image Awards Wednesday night, but unexpected guest Michael Jackson got all the dances.
In a case that may have national ramifications for distrib and exhib webs, an Arizona film carrier has sued Buena Vista for allegedly making exhibitors in Nevada and Arizona breach their contracts…
First-quarter earnings for King World Prods. Inc. were flat and revenues rose modestly as the distribbery paid higher participation fees on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and had to cover production…
Reed Hundt has been on the job barely six weeks as the new FCC chairman, but already there are grumblings from within the telecommunications industry over his performance.
Viacom and its investment bankers were in discussions late Thursday night with backer Blockbuster Entertainment about increasing its participation in the bid for Paramount Communications, sources…
It will be a Lollapalooza '93 reunion of sorts at the Hollywood Palladium tonight, as most of the rock bands from last summer's alternative fest tour assemble for a benefit show for the Norwood…
Calling the present cable industry "a closed access, non-competitive marketplace," AT&T's Robert Kavner told an audience of several thousand at the Consumer Electronics Show that the cablers' way of…
MCA Inc. expects its newly announced Japanese movie theme park to cost more than $ 1 billion, said Frank Stanek, president of MCA Enterprises Intl.