The Thai government is probing three cinema operators after complaints about high prices for tickets and refreshments.
Viacom has told Vivendi that it wants to be considered in the second round of bidding for Universal as a potential buyer of U's two cable networks and, possibly, Universal Television.
A government-sponsored media reform bill that would have allowed Rupert Murdoch and Kerry Packer to own a TV station and newspaper in Australia's capital cities has been torpedoed by the Senate.
Mexican regulator the Federal Competition Commission (CFC) has greenlit media conglom Grupo Televisa's $107 million purchase of a 40% stake in Corporacion Interamericana de Entretenimiento (CIE)…
Bob Ambrosini has ankled his post as chief financial officer of BET. Ambrosini joined the net in 2000 and helped guide it during its acquisition by Viacom. He will leave to pursue other professional…
New York lawmakers have approved a state health insurance continuation assistance program aimed at laid-off workers and periodically employed entertainment performers.
Conservative San Gabriel Valley Congressman David Dreier is among a list of candidates to succeed top Hollywood lobbyist Jack Valenti.
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp., CBS and Kelley Prods. have launched a preemptive strike against a New Hampshire company that claims David Kelley's upcoming television series "The Brotherhood of…
Victoria Riskin has decided to seek a second two-year term as president of the Writers Guild of America, West, and will face Eric Hughes in her re-election bid.
Less than three weeks after he posted a copy of Universal's "The Hulk" on the Internet, Kerry Gonzalez, 25, of Hamilton, N.J., pleaded guilty to a federal charge of felony copyright infringement.