Entertainment giant Walt Disney has opened an office in South Africa's port city of Cape Town to represent the corporation on the African continent, a company official said.
Ticketmaster has pacted with CIE Intl., a South American venue management firm, to develop automated ticketing in Central and South America. Ticketmaster will manage and control the venture with a…
Gallic pubcaster France 2 has announced a loss of 200 million francs ($34 million) for 1996, following a $10 million profit for the previous year.
The new management of Marvel Entertainment Group Inc. reached an agreement Thursday with its banks, bondholders and the principal shareholders of Toy Biz Inc. that promises to end months of bitter…
Stanford U. and Yamaha Corp. have teamed up to license and market a new digital audio-generation technology called Sondius-XG.
The acquisition of Live Entertainment by an investor group led by Bain Capital and Richland Gordon & Co. was approved Wednesday at a shareholders meeting in Los Angeles.
Broadcasters won a preliminary victory in a Miami federal court Wednesday as a magistrate judge agreed that PrimeTime 24 should not be allowed to sell programming packages that include network…
The Federal Communications Commission on Wednesday rejected President Clinton's request for a formal inquiry into hard liquor advertising on television and radio.
Call it the gap loan rush of 1997. Convinced that there's gold in them thar hills, banks and investment firms are eagerly lending money to independent film producers on the promise of future sales.
Time Warner Inc. chairman Gerald Levin and vice chairman Ted Turner have frequently criticized News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch's editorial interference in his publications, but the forthcoming…