In yesterday's story about the Los Angeles Lakers and Sony Pictures Entertainment, the name of William Morris Agency agent Jeff Witjas was spelled incorrectly.
Broadcast advertising revenues rose an expected 16% to $ 5.6 billion in the third quarter, boosted by record political spending in the period and a rise in key "bellwether" categories that could…
A U.S. District Court panel yesterday voted 2-1 to separate cable industry challenges to the new cable reregulation law, and to allow Judge Thomas Jackson to rule solely on the merits of the entire…
Falcon Video Communications, a partnership of Falcon Cable TV and the A.H. Belo Corp., has acquired five cable systems in two transactions.
Hollywood's love affair is heating up with the hottest new technology in entertainment, virtual reality. That's the buzz, say engineers who are working in this fledgling industry. Increasingly, word…
IBM has staked out new territory in town by underwriting a Media Lab with UCLA's Extension Program. The Lab will be located at Universal's CityWalk, where the Extension is putting a 14-classroom…
Sony Pictures Entertainment may not be in the basketball business any time soon, but local sports experts said yesterday the movie and TV giant has good reason to be eying the Los Angeles Lakers.
Oppenheimer & Co.'s Jessica Reif lowered her rating on News Corp., parent of Fox Inc. and 20th Century Fox Studio, from a buy to "market performer."
Prism Entertainment reported net income of $ 192,000 (9 cents per share) for the three months ended Oct. 31, an 88% increase over net income of $ 102,000 (5 cents) for the same period a year ago.
Loss-ridden NHI Nelson Holdings International has announced it will dispose of a majority of its equity interest in Nelson Vending Technology Ltd., a subsid , to a privately held Ontario corporation.
ABC's proposed buyout offer to non-union employees will probably be sent out later this week, with pay-outs to be based on a scale calculated by years of service and salary level.