Country crooner Willie Nelson has settled a long-standing dispute with the Internal Revenue Service by agreeing to pay $ 9 million in back taxes.
British publisher Reed Intl. is negotiating to sell its 3.7% stake in British Sky Broadcasting to fellow shareholders Pearson, Chargeurs and Granada.
Hollywood's most reliable fin-syn ally at the Federal Communications Commission has withdrawn from further participation in the issue and is entertaining a possible private sector job offer from a…
In the 23 years since the Federal Communications Commission adopted fin-syn rules to protect independent producers, the share of indie-produced programs in prime time has fallen dramatically.
In a blockbuster legal move, Tom Hoberman has ankled his partnership post at Ziffren Brittenham & Branca for a partnership position at Hansen, Jacobson & Teller.
News Corp. Ltd., parent of 20th Century Fox, received a positive nod from Standard & Poor's yesterday, with a BBB- rating to News America's recent $ 1 billion debt offering. S&P raised the rating…
Hollywood has a new champion in high technology and international law.
Playboy Enterprises yesterday announced that operating income rose 40% to $ 1 .1 million for the company's fiscal 1993 second quarter, which ended Dec. 31, 1992, compared to the prior year. The…
Fox O&Os 8 The stations division of Fox Broadcasting Co. will acquire weblet's Atlanta affil, WATL Channel 36. Story, page 3.
Showscan Corp. posted a net loss for the fiscal third quarter that ended Dec. 31, or $ 896,000 (19 cents a share), compared to a net loss of $ 1.14 million ( 24 cents) in the same quarter last year.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Frozen1Daily: $2.5M Cumulative: $138.8M Disney 20.11%
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $588,587 Cumulative: $6.3M Relativity Media 17.52%