Shares of Barry Diller's USA Interactive jumped Thursday after reporting stunning operating income, cash flow and revenue for the latest quarter.
Media conglom Vivendi Universal is suing British mobile-phone company Vodafone to gain more time to counterbid for the shares of cash-rich Gallic telco Cegetel.
Bollywood actor Salman Khan was granted bail Thursday on charges that he killed a homeless man and injured four others when driving drunk on Sept. 28.
Crusader Entertainment and Hyde Park are reviving the Lee Falk comic hero "The Phantom," with a contemporized tale to be scripted by Steven De Souza.
Kinowelt Home Entertainment managing director Jerry Payne has turned down an offer from co-founder Rainer Koelmel to stay on at the soon to relaunch German indie distributor.
A 54-year-old television writer has filed an age-discrimination lawsuit Wednesday against the WB network and 20th Century Fox Television, alleging he was passed over for a showrunner position on the…
AOL Time Warner reported a 6% uptick in quarterly revenue and narrowed net losses Wednesday, thanks in large part to its surging film division.
A preliminary hearing was set for Dec. 3 and bail was upped to $60,000 Tuesday for Marcie Wright, principal of lit agency the Wright Concept, who faces charges of fraud and grand theft by…
Bucking an industrywide tendency to post sad-sack fiscals of late, Montreal pay and pay-per-view TV company Astral Media reported boffo earnings and revenue for fiscal 2002.
The Michigan Court of Appeals Wednesday overturned a $29 million jury verdict entered against "The Jenny Jones Show" in 1999 following the murder of a guest, Scott Amedure, by another guest, Jonathan…
Hollywood scribes are about to receive several earfuls on the volatile debate over revamping the Writers Guild of America rules on how writers receive screen credit.