General Motors is one of the largest advertisers in the world. It gains serious respect from the $3 billion it spends per year to market its vehicles. But in Hollywood, the company is still an…
It may be just a formality, but the Federal Communications Commission wants a little more information from News Corp. and Hughes Electronics Corp., the parent company of DirecTV.
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The Federal Communication Commission's controversial media ownership rules will get their day in court. The new regs governing the number of media entities one company can own have generated a storm…
There's guarded optimism for an imminent compromise in the dispute over the awards season screener ban. Representatives from all the majors are understood to have participated in the call initiated…
Retired Gen. Wesley Clark, the newest candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, has marshaled broad financial support from metropolitan Los Angeles and New York City, as well as…
The plot thickens in the Vivendi vs. Jean-Marie Messier saga. Shareholders in France are furious over extravagant perks allegedly paid for by the company during Messier's stint in New York.
Crestfallen over defeat, Chicago Cubs owner the Tribune Co. took some consolation in the robust baseball ratings gains at its six Fox-affiliated TV stations, but otherwise spent Thursday explaining a…
Despite new laws that will make their operation more difficult, two German film funds backing Hollywood TV and film productions, including NBC's "Law & Order" skeins, will be hitting the market.
Haim Saban said Thursday that he would seek greater cooperation between his German broadcasting group ProSiebenSat 1 and Hollywood studios.
In a bid to use the Web to provide more comprehensive ratings information to parents, PSVRatings is launching this week with a new system to communicate levels of profanity, sex and violence.
Next year's California Senate race won't be total recall madness, but right now it's shaping up as an aftershock. Energized by Arnold Schwarzenegger's victory, a crowded field of GOP candidates is…