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.
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…
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.
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The California Arts Council is back on the state Legislature's chopping block , but arts advocates are gearing up to build support to save the state agency.
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.
Multimedia reported its 1992 net income rose 25% to $ 60.5 million ($ 1.61 per share) vs. $ 48.4 million ($ 1.30 per share) in 1991.
Another round of early negotiations between the Directors Guild of America and the producers has made no progress toward an agreement.
Broadcasters, film studios and news directors are among a group of parties that has filed suit to block Federal Communications Commission rules that limit "indecent" programming to between midnight…
Paramount Communications will adopt the "Paramount Mountain," the logo long identified with Paramount Pictures, for use as its corporate symbol.