MCA publishing arm Putnam Berkley Group is negotiating to acquire L.A. publishing house Price Stern Sloan, the companies announced Monday. Price Stern Sloan has agreed to deal exclusively with Putnam…
Marvel Entertainment Group posted a dramatic jump in net income of $ 9.8 million (20 cents a share) for the first fiscal quarter ended March 31. That compares to a net profit of $ 4.9 million (10…
Zoo Entertainment artists Green Jello have changed their name because of a trademark dispute with General Foods Corp., maker of Jell-O. The band will henceforth be known as Green Jelly.
Federal funder Telefilm Canada has employed some creative accounting to minimize the visible impact of a $ C110 million ($ 93.5 million) budget reduction anticipated over the next five years.
In its first such action in nearly eight years, Arbitron has delisted a radio station for an entire quarter after obtaining evidence that the broadcaster had obtained, falsified and returned two…
CAA remained on the hot seat Monday as the three major Hollywood guilds walked away from their meeting with agency toppers having gotten some answers but still raising questions. All agreed to meet…
The public feud between ICM and CAA continues to heat up.
The construction of billionaire Kirk Kerkorian's mammoth family-oriented hotel, casino and theme park in Las Vegas, MGM Grand, is 75% completed and skedded to open in February 1994, six weeks ahead…
Time Warner Inc. has named Thomas C. Feige president of its full service network slated to be built this year in the Orlando, Fla., area.
Spelling Entertainment Group Inc. said it named Wayne Huizenga chairman and Steven R. Berrard president and chief executive.
The changes continue at MTM Worldwide Distribution Group, with new prexy Chuck Larsen hiring Jeff McElheney as VP of Midwest sales and head of the Chicago sales office.