Jack Valenti, Hollywood's longtime chief lobbyist, will receive the first-ever Intl. Distinguished Service Award at the opening night of the CineAsia movie convention in Singapore Dec. 3.
In a move that may chill America Online's warm embrace of Internet content, a subsidiary of News Corp. has filed a lawsuit charging the online giant with monopolistic business practices and…
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Pearson Plc's $515 million deal to acquire All American Communications marks the end of a two-year courtship and the beginning of a new era for fast-growing the British media conglom.
Bill Kennard, President Clinton's nominee for chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, sailed through his Senate confirmation hearing Wednesday and appears to be right on course to take…
A House-Senate conference committee has agreed to keep the National Endowment for the Arts alive with a $98 million budget, but imposed new rules that dictate how the arts agency can spend the money.
Michael H. Diamond, former executive VP and general counsel for New World Communications Group, has formed a law firm with partner Kenneth A. Ostrow.
The Western unit of the Writers Guild of America hopes it's found a way to circumvent its uncooperative Eastern partners.
Has director Roman Polanski --- who fled to France two decades ago rather than face punishment for having sex with a 13-year-old girl --- reached an agreement with prosecutors to return to Los…
Attorneys for Reebok and TriStar Pictures reached a last-minute settlement late Tuesday in the dispute concerning the studio's alleged failure to properly promote Reebok products in the 1996 film…
British media conglom Pearson is close to wrapping up the $500 million acquisition of All American Communications Inc., sources said Tuesday, and could announce it as early as today.
The government and the defense offered their final arguments Tuesday in Peter Hoffman's criminal trial on federal tax evasion charges.