Boss Film Studios will be writing computer software for IBM. The Oscar-winning special effects company is developing the software to run on IBM's high-powered Power Visualization System.
NBC parent General Electric's first-quarter net income increased 11% to $ 1. 16 billion ($ 1.36 a share) over the same period last year. Revenues were $ 12. 86 billion for the period ended May 30, up…
MCA publishing arm Putnam Berkley Group is negotiating to acquire L.A. publishing house Price Stern Sloan, the companies announced Monday. Price Stern Sloan has agreed to deal exclusively with Putnam…
Marvel Entertainment Group posted a dramatic jump in net income of $ 9.8 million (20 cents a share) for the first fiscal quarter ended March 31. That compares to a net profit of $ 4.9 million (10…
Zoo Entertainment artists Green Jello have changed their name because of a trademark dispute with General Foods Corp., maker of Jell-O. The band will henceforth be known as Green Jelly.
Federal funder Telefilm Canada has employed some creative accounting to minimize the visible impact of a $ C110 million ($ 93.5 million) budget reduction anticipated over the next five years.
In its first such action in nearly eight years, Arbitron has delisted a radio station for an entire quarter after obtaining evidence that the broadcaster had obtained, falsified and returned two…
CAA remained on the hot seat Monday as the three major Hollywood guilds walked away from their meeting with agency toppers having gotten some answers but still raising questions. All agreed to meet…
Director Walter Hill has ankled International Creative Management after a 20 -year association to be represented by the William Morris Agency, sources confirmed yesterday.
Westwood One formally put its influential Radio & Records Inc. unit on the selling block Monday in a continuing bid to reduce debt.
The public feud between ICM and CAA continues to heat up.