Just two weeks after pinkslipping 13% of the staff of cabler Optus Vision (OV), Ziggy Switkowski has left the chief exec's office.
What's in a name? About $20,000 to $40,000 in consulting fees, for starters.
A referendum to merge the industry's two performers unions will be delayed at least until the fall because a report on melding the guilds' two pension and health plans has yet to be completed.
Bain Capital, the Boston investment firm buying Live Entertainment Inc., plans to "aggressively pursue synergistic acquisition opportunities" in the entertainment industry using Live as a platform…
FCC chairman Reed Hundt has formally agreed to defer a vote on an agency probe of liquor advertising on television.
London-based production houses will soon have a high-speed digital link to Los Angeles that will allow Soho-based media companies to play a bigger role in the special effects and post-production…
Kidvid advocates told members of Congress Monday that they could reach a final agreement on a beefed-up program labeling system as early as today, but network lobbyists insist that there are still…
Megalomedia, the ambitious British media group headed by advertising millionaire Maurice Saatchi, has become Europe's largest digital effects company by acquiring London-based Computer Film Holdings…
Ted Turner wants to give parents their S, V and L --- so long as the gesture buys the TV industry "a little peace" from lawmakers and other vocal critics.
Batman loses a bit of altitude and velocity in this fourth installment of Warner Bros.' hugely successful series. The villains, Arnold Schwarzenegger and especially Uma Thurman in this instance…