A tentative deal between Hollywood studios and IATSE has been salvaged after a five-week standoff, and the proposal is expected to go out to members later this month.
The Mexican government made good its threat Friday and temporarily closed Canal 40 after the small Mexico City TV news station and broadcast giant TV Azteca failed to settle a legal row.
Reacting to financial headaches for thesps, the SAG-producers pension and health plan has extended the deadline to Jan. 31 for payment of its first-ever health insurance premiums.
Cobug is not the winter flu, though legit producers may wish it were. Last week, 13 legit orgs representing more than 75,000 workers in the live-entertainment industry joined forces to create the…
A second former executive of bankrupt cabler Adelphia Communications pled guilty Friday to charges of financial fraud in a move that seems sure to put increasing pressure on members of Adelphia's…
David Wetherald has been tapped senior VP and secretary of Headline Media Group, in charge of helping find a buyer for Headline's troubled gay-themed digital specialty channel PrideVision.
In the first two weeks of 2003, media stocks have posted results that would be considered pretty darn good for an entire year.
The fight over media ownership rules travels to Gotham this week, where the first public forum will be held on the impact of Washington's plan to loosen the rules and let the big media congloms get…
Avoiding a public relations problem, Federal Communications Commission chair Michael Powell has agreed to travel to Gotham on Thursday to attend the TV industry's first public hearing on key media…
Marathon Entertainment has sued Nia Vardalos, star and writer of the smash comedy "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," for her alleged failure to pay 15% of her compensation from the film to the management…
JAN. 10 | The DVD buying binge has pushed the home video industry past the $20 billion mark. The shiny little disc sparked growth of about 25% in overall consumer spending on the purchase of movies…