Musicians and intellectual-property rights advocates were outraged earlier this year when highly paid screenwriter Joe Eszterhas took out full-page trade ads soliciting music for his upcoming "An…
The Writers Guild of America West has sent members ballots for its secretary-treasurer runoff between Michael Halperin and Michael Mahern. The election will conclude on Oct. 30.
After writing checks totaling $83.4 million to the U.S. Treasury, CD Radio Inc. has been cleared by the Federal Communications Commission to launch a new satellite-delivered nationwide radio service.
Revenues and profits increased substantially at Endemol Entertainment in the fiscal year 1996-97, a year in which the Dutch-based company went public and began expanding its entertainment interests…
A survey commissioned by the group Women in Cable & Telecommunications (WICT) found a wide salary disparity among men and women working in the cable, satellite and telco industries, with women on…
Regent Properties confirmed Tuesday that it plans to finance and develop the Westwood Marketplace, a 120,000-square-foot pedestrian-oriented retail and entertainment complex, anchored by a Mann…
In what could be another sign that relations between the warring factions of the Writers Guild are thawing, West wing leaders were joined Tuesday by the East unit's exec director in a closed-door…
IATSE has withdrawn its bid to win representation rights for Paramount clerical employees.
Linda Contreras, a former secretary-treasurer of the Office & Professional Employees Intl. Union, Local 174, has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.
Broadway musicians apparently got their man Monday in an 11th-hour contract agreement with the Walt Disney Co.: The orchestra pit for "The Lion King" will include 24 players, one more than Disney…