Bracing against the winds of change at the FCC, the commission's two Democrats formally requested Tuesday that the agency put off the June 2 vote on broad new rules governing media ownership for one…
A conservative Cablevision delivered a mixed message to Wall Street Tuesday and was rewarded with a 7% drop in its share price.
Fox parent News Corp. on Wednesday said that it swung to a $275 million profit last quarter on strong TV and film biz, and execs trumpeted the big ratings bump enjoyed by the Fox net and Fox News…
Artisan Pictures and Marvel Studios have set John Travolta to play the lead villain opposite Thomas Jane in "The Punisher," with Jonathan Hensleigh directing his own script. Filming begins in July…
German media giant Bertelsmann is selling its BertelsmannSpringer science and trade publishing unit to British-based private equity firms Cinven and Candover for $1.2 billion.
The Writers Guild of America West will launch an all-day symposium for nonfiction writers Saturday on the rapidly expanding world of factual film and TV.
FCC topper Michael Powell on Monday gave his colleagues a sneak peak at the sweeping changes he wants to make to federal media ownership rules.
Sen. John Breaux (D-La.) and the rest of the Senate Finance Committee believe the time is right to make a tax break for Hollywood official.
The world's biggest record company has found a new target for its legal fury over the piracy on peer-to-peer file-sharing networks: the parent company of a fellow major.
Meryl Streep, Robert Redford, Michael J. Fox, Gregory Peck, Bonnie Raitt and Randy Newman have signed up for the pro-merger side in the campaign to convince SAG and AFTRA members to vote to combine…
Mouse House's consumer products topper Andy Mooney had his rank upgraded Monday, boosted from prexy to chairman of the unit overseeing global brand merchandising and the Disney Stores retail chain.