Showbizzers, it's time to mark your calendars: It's about 245 days until the SAG/AFTRA commercials contract expires -- and the two unions are again in no hurry to start negotiations.
The Broadway companies of "Les Miserables" and "The Phantom of the Opera" are set to hold studio rehearsals next week with so-called virtual orchestras -- a new technology that offers musical…
With Republican FCC commish Kevin Martin staging a palace coup on Thursday and joining with Democrats on a key vote, agency topper Michael Powell can no longer necessarily count on a Republican…
Blockbuster Video and the major Hollywood studios won another court battle against independent retailers when a California Superior Court judge Thursday dismissed an antitrust lawsuit filed against…
Norwegian media concern Schibsted surprised financial analysts by turning 2001's $55.2 million deficit into a $47 million profit before tax last year.
Economic malaise continues to hamper Hollywood studios, with word most recently of a couple of dozen layoffs in Universal facilities staff and a hiring freeze at Disney World.
A judge has ruled that Michael Jackson's response to a lawsuit brought by his former business manager will be included in an upcoming trial.
High school teacher Miriam Fisch wants those four minutes of her life back -- and she thinks Loews Cineplex ought to pay for their alleged theft.
Skyrocketing costs have forced the AFTRA health plan to tighten eligibility and charge its first-ever premium for individual coverage. Details have not yet been announced to members but will include…
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Japanese commercial web Fuji TV is now the lead shareholder in satcaster Wowow after upping its share to 6.7% at an estimated cost of $40 million.