Shares of Marvel Entertainment were up Wednesday after Morgan Stanley analyst Kurt Feuerman upgraded the stock to a "buy" from a "hold." Marvel gained $ 1.875 per share to close at $ 29.25, a 15%…
Hollywood talent agent Wallace Kaye was sentenced Wednesday to five years and four months in jail for sexual attacks on 11 actresses and models.
Legislation that would prohibit public schools from using Channel One, a controversial news-and-features program that includes advertisements, passed the Senate Wednesday on its second try.
Members of Actors Equity, voting in a secret mail referendum, have elected 22 members to serve on the governing council.
Barry Diller is back in business with his old boss Rupert Murdoch.
Close on the heels of signing a modified below-the-line contract with NBC, officials from the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees will meet with the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television…
With the specter of government action looming, leading TV exex defended their industry Tuesday against charges that there is too much violence on television.
Cable television competition could intensify and expanded programming become available to viewers under expected settlement by seven companies of a multiyear antitrust investigation of the industry.
Mia Farrow won a major victory when a judge ruled Woody Allen is woefully unfit to take custody of their three children, but the bruising court battle is far from over.
Writer Jeff Schimmel has filed a $ 1 million-plus copyright infringement suit against Saban Entertainment and several of its executives, claiming that the company stole his idea for its animated…
In a move to bolster its literary division following last March's departure of two partners, Metropolitan Talent Agency has brought former William Morris agent Maryann Kelly on board to rep writers…