In his first major initiative since assuming his new job as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, William Kennard has launched a top-to-bottom review of the broadcast ownership rules.
The Rev. Jesse Jackson's civil rights group has purchased shares in five entertainment companies this week as part of a campaign against what he regards as substantial race and sex discrimination in…
Jeff Golenberg has joined the management and production firm 3 Arts Entertainment as a talent manager.
Time Warner Inc. said Tuesday it plans to redeem $656 million worth of bonds that are exchangeable into stock of Hasbro Inc., owned by Time Warner.
A strong portfolio of popular road shows and significant growth in its online ticketing operation helped Ticketmaster post record revenues for the third quarter of its fiscal year.
Washington is filled with highbrow intellectuals who brag about not subscribing to cable, but Harold Furchtgott-Roth, a new voting member of the Federal Communications Commission, takes it one step…
Bryan Adams, Aaron Neville, Mariah Carey, Diane Warren, Aaliyah, the Bacon Brothers, Simply Red, comedian Chris Rock and actress Sarah Jessica Parker have been added to the lineup for the "Gift of…
Time Warner agreed Wednesday to sell a group of Southern cable systems to two investor groups, Renaissance Media Partners LLC and Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, for about $300 million.
Spain's digital operators -- Canal Satelite Digital (CSD) and Via Digital -- have at least lowered, if not buried, the hatchet, signing Tuesday an accord to share the prized pay-per-view rights to…
Hearings that were to have begun Tuesday into allegations of improprieties in recent Writers Guild elections were a non-starter.