The Federal Communications Commission has upheld a $ 5,000 fine levied against ABC affiliate KESQ-TV, Palm Springs, for violating equal employment opportunity rules.
Liberty Media Corp.'s proposed investment in Home Shopping Network has drawn the wrath of Sen. Howard Metzenbaum (D-Ohio).
Booth American Co. said it has completed the purchase of the remaining 50% interest in two partnerships equally owned with Heritage American Inc., a unit of Tele-Communications Inc.
On Command Video Corp., a unit of Comasat Video Enterprises, said it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Spectradyne Corp., alleging that it is using patented On Command technology to…
As expected, New Line Cinema has filed paperwork with the Securities & Exchange Commission for a proposed public offering of 2 million common shares.
Carolco Pictures Inc. has managed to extend its credit facility with Credit Lyonnais for nearly four more months.
Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. said it will extend to Jan. 21 its offer for preference shares of U.K.-based TVS Entertainment PLC.
Paramount Communications Inc. capped its fiscal year with a dramatic leap in profits, buoyed by record publishing results, film hits such as "Wayne's World" and its strong stable of firstrun…
Hollywood's union pensioners will be seeing more dough in their monthly staple as many of the major Guilds are reporting sizable increases in their pension plans which, in turn, means bigger payouts…
Acclaim Entertainment Inc. entered into an exclusive agreement with two Sony Corp. units--Sony Electronic Publishing Co. and Columbia TriStar Home Video--for the sales and distribution of Acclaim's…
Rank Organisation boss Michael Gifford broke his usual "no comment" policy yesterday to state "clearly and unequivocally that our film and television activities are not for sale."