Although News Corp. would appear to be a media colossus to the casual observer, chairman and chief exec Rupert Murdoch believes it "is quite small relative to the opportunities in the global market…
Walt Disney Co. has asked a judge to disqualify the entire legal team representing Jeffrey Katzenberg in his $250 million breach-of-contract suit --- a move that could delay the trial and make it…
Czech entertainment conglomerate Bonton stretched its international reach into Poland, setting up daughter company Bonton Poland.
Dick Clark Prods. posted a 15% increase in per-share earnings for fiscal year 1997, which ended June 30. DCP's net income was up 16% over fiscal 1996, to $6.5 million on revenue of $66.1 million.
Fox Filmed Entertainment said it filed a request for a temporary restraining order in Los Angeles Superior Court to prevent the head of its homevid operation from taking a job with Hollywood…
Computer game maker Sega Enterprises Ltd. on Monday denied reports in a leading Japanese daily that it was going to jointly develop a 128-bit homevideo game unit with Microsoft.
Last week, the recording industry demonstrated at a Senate hearing how easy it is easy to download a near perfect copy of the "Evita" soundtrack from the Internet; now a House subcommittee will hear…
At the close of court Tuesday, jury selection still had not been completed as Peter Hoffman's criminal trial on tax evasion charges got under way in U.S. District Court in L.A. The trial, which is…
Though the thunderous exchange of rhetoric has been building in Jeffrey Katzenberg's suit against the Walt Disney Co., it's becoming increasingly clear that the two most important, if mundane, words…
As expected, ABC prexy Preston Padden and Sinclair Broadcasting Corp. prexy David Smith have been invited to testify at the Senate Commerce Committee's Sept. 17 hearing on broadcasters' plans for the…