After teaching Barry Diller a thing or two about high finance, Sumner Redstone plans to impart his wisdom to a bigger audience.
Record companies are crowing while broadcasters are crying over the Clinton administration's announced support for legislation that would create a performance right for digital sound recordings.
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Commerce Secretary Ron Brown described as illogical suggestions the information superhighway won't be built because of the collapse of a few media megadeals.
The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday launched a broad inquiry into whether it needs to improve rules designed to boost employment of minorities and women in broadcasting and cable.
Citing unfair bargaining practices, the broadcast employees union called for a viewer's boycott of NBC and its owned stations Wednesday during the May sweeps period.
PMK Public Relations announced Wednesday that it has hired Tracy Mosh as a senior account executive. The publicist moves over from her veepee of publicity post at Jonas Public Relations.
Jay Leno's former manager and producer Tuesday said she filed a $ 30 million libel suit against the Walt Disney Co.'s book publishing unit and the author of a book about Leno's "Tonight Show."
A California Assembly bill that Hollywood's unions claim would dangerously encroach on their rights to freely picket outside film sets was defeated in committee Tuesday.
Having disposed of the cable TV rate-regulation issue, FCC chairman Reed Hundt is gearing up for another controversial topic: the state of children's TV programming.
Media giant Time Warner Inc. said Tuesday it formed a new multimedia division , focusing on CD-ROMs and other multimedia applications. The division will be part of Warner Music Group's WEA Corp.
Showscan Corp. said Charles B. Moss Jr. and Thomas DiBenedetto, both directors and shareholders, bought a total of 350,000 Showscan common shares from a trust established by Henry Plitt, late…