Influential Capitol Hill lawmakers have skedded a crucial hearing for later this month on sweeping legislation that will order Hollywood, computer makers and the consumer electronics biz to stop…
Walt Disney's bid to win over Wall Street fell flat and its shares didn't budge Friday, as investors said they heard nothing new on the Mouse's strategy or prospects.
A strong rebound in the fortunes of Village Roadshow's restructured international cinema empire wasn't enough to offset its dwindling revenues and profits in the financial year ending June 30.
Bertelsmann chairman-CEO Gunter Thielen is putting the German media group on a profitability drive that aims to obviate the need to take the company public.
The Dept. of Justice has requested additional info on Univision Communications' pending acquisition of Spanish-lingo radio company Hispanic Broadcasting Corp.
Why is the president of the Entertainment Industry Development Corp. using EIDC funds to buy $350 bottles of wine and donate $5,000 to his children's high school?
This past week has been a milestone one for the fast-growing corner of the PR business known as crisis communications. On Sept. 10, Capitol Hill lawmakers asked the U.S. Dept. of Justice to launch a…
The best way for a child performer to break into entertainment these days, it seems, is to have a sibling who's already made it -- and sometimes that sib is superior. Kieran Culkin, brother of…
Highlighting efforts to beef up contract enforcement overseas, SAG has hammered out an agreement with the Australian actors union to cover projects shot in Oz.
U Studios brass will roll out the red carpet today for Jean-Rene Fourtou, who is making his first Stateside swing since taking over as chairman-CEO at Vivendi Universal.
In a move that could redefine the broadcast biz and allow big media congloms to begin gobbling up newspapers, radio stations and TV outlets to their heart's delight, the Federal Communications…