Time Warner sold innovative bonds Friday in what Wall Street expects will be the largest transaction completed by the company to liquidate some of its stock stakes and raise fresh cash.
A U.S. district court in Los Angeles has awarded Victorville broadcaster Sunbelt Television nearly $ 1 million in damages from Jones Intercable for the cabler's refusal to carry its signal.
Video Jukebox Network Inc. said it is "in discussions with several groups relative to a possible investment, or acquisition of controlling interest," in the company.
Barbra Streisand did not attend a press conference held in Aspen, Colo., Nov. 24 (Daily Variety, Dec. 10). Instead, she sent a statement that was read at the press conference in which she said, in…
Norman Lear's Act III Theatres plans to tap the public bond market to raise $ 85 million in senior secured notes partly so that it can buy out preferred shares held by GE Capital Corp., a…
Live Time Inc. announced that a total of 175 exhibitors have signed up for the second annual ShowBiz Expo East tradeshow, marking a 30% increase from its first show.
Chicago Judge Richard A. Posner has denied an appeal from Hollywood's fin-syn coalition asking that he reconsider his decision not to step down from the financial interest and syndication case.
The City Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Jan. 11 to consider testimony regarding 20th Century Fox's proposed re-zoning plan for its studio lot in Century City.
Barry Diller is back in business. After months of speculation, the former chairman of Fox Inc. has taken a major stake in QVC Network Inc., a leading home-shopping cable channel, for $ 25 million.
The Walt Disney Co., already a force in films, television, amusement parks, music and publishing, will now have a shot at operating a new professional sports team. The company has been awarded a…