There were happy faces on the Universal lot last week. The orphan studio finally got a new parent -- its fourth in the last decade. The ebullience, however, was far from "universal" around Hollywood.
Barry Diller has grabbed headlines as a media mogul and a guru of Internet and electronic commerce. His latest claim to fame is less glamorous: A fly in the ointment for a succession of CEOs at three…
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While the media world has focused on Hollywood and the multimillion-dollar Universal sale, a quiet revolution has been taking place in France.
Several studios have declared war on the purveyors of videos featuring vintage nude scenes. They have banded together to sue the makers of "Hollywood's Hottest," a series of videos that collects nude…
The Big Four nets and large media congloms suffered another major blow Thursday when a powerful Senate committee voted to overturn a key part of the FCC's new media ownership regs.
L.A. investment bank Salem Partners is expanding its media advisory practice with the appointment of three new bankers including David Merritt, the well-known former head of Gerard Klauer Mattison's…
Toho, Japan's leading film distributor/exhibitor, improved its financial forecast on Thursday thanks to the box office success of local blockbuster "Bayside Shakedown 2."
American Federation of Television & Radio Artists leaders have come out against California's Proposition 54, which would block public agencies from collecting and using many types of racial data.
The high court in Mumbai on Wednesday dropped culpable homicide charges against Bollywood action hero Salman Khan who had been accused of killing a homeless man when driving drunk.
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Salma Hayek, John Singleton, Phil Roman, George Sunga and Christine Walker as honorees at its second annual Celebration of Diversity, to be held Oct. 1 at…
More bad news for the Big Four nets: A federal appeals court in Philadelphia has issued an emergency stay, delaying the Federal Communications Commission's new media ownership rules until Congress…
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