Despite Mayor Bloomberg's attempts to put a rosy tint on Gotham's production activity, film and television labor unions are growing increasingly anxious about the runaway production plague.
No more commuting for outgoing CNN topper Walter Isaacson. Though there were rumors in his hometown Bronxville, N.Y., that the new CEO of the Aspen Institute would be jumping back and forth to Foggy…
Frances Fisher has become the first SAG board member to come out against the proposed merger with AFTRA, citing heavy-handed campaign tactics by pro-merger forces.
Pan-Euro television network SBS Broadcasting sliced off a huge chunk of its losses and boosted net revenue by 6% last year as the 10-station necklace of channels saw positive operating income for the…
The State Dept.'s effort to convince overseas auds that America is the good guy took another hit Monday, with former Madison Avenue exec Charlotte Beers abruptly announcing she will ankle her gig as…
A group of Republican lawmakers have asked federal auditors to eyeball the system by which federal funds are dispersed to public broadcasters, saying they want to ensure that the flow is "fair and…
Fox and Marvel Enterprises have settled a long-running lawsuit over the "Mutant X" television show, which is in its second year. Fox has not settled with Tribune Entertainment, the syndicator, and…
A Los Angeles federal judge has dismissed a copyright suit claiming that DreamWorks lifted "Antz" from a script submitted to a writing contest.
CIE, Latin America's leading promoter of live entertainment, narrowed its fourth-quarter loss substantially, and for the full financial year moved out of the red to post a net profit.
Telefonica's aggressive investment in the media since 1997 has come back to haunt the giant Spanish telco as its media subsid Admira Media posted a full-year net loss of €669 million ($720 million)…
Vidgame maker Sega said it would cut about a fifth of its U.S. headquarters staff, or 90 jobs, as part of a reorganization of North American operations ahead of its merger with Japanese pinball power…