IATSE has withdrawn its bid to win representation rights for Paramount clerical employees.
Broadway musicians apparently got their man Monday in an 11th-hour contract agreement with the Walt Disney Co.: The orchestra pit for "The Lion King" will include 24 players, one more than Disney…
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President Clinton on Saturday challenged the entertainment industry to join his crusade against drug use among children by refusing to portray "warped images" of narcotics as cool.
Buena Vista Intl. senior veep and general manager Larry Kaplan and distribution veep Anthony Marcoly will be lauded as CineAsia distributors of the year at the event's fourth annual opening-night…
In an attempt to make peace between warring factions of the Writers Guild of America, two leaders of the West unit late last week met with their Eastern counterparts, but skirmishing between the two…
CBS parent Westinghouse Electric Corp. received the long-awaited IRS approval to spin off its industrial businesses Friday, putting the restructuring on track to occur by the end of the year.
Some of Los Angeles' top politicos, industry mavens and community members came together Thursday to announce the formation of the Hollywood Economic Alliance, kicking off a long-term revitalization…
After four years on the front lines, National Endowment for the Arts chairman Jane Alexander is stepping down from her post as the Clinton administration's leading culture warrior.
The Senate Commerce Committee gave its blessing Wednesday to four nominees for the Federal Communications Commission, leaving just one more hurdle for the candidates before they can assume their new…
TF1, France's leading terrestrial broadcaster, has posted a 17.9% drop in first-half profits, due largely to the cost of launching the digital platform Television Par Satellite (TPS).
Visual effects house Digital Domain lopped 54 employees from its payroll, a staff reduction the company attributed to the completion of two major f/x contracts as well as an industrywide slowing in…