The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has negotiated a one-year contract extension with network and producer representatives for non-primetime programming.
Univision Communications Inc. reported Wednesday its third-quarter profit soared 124%, thanks to solid returns from the network's first upfront presentation and an increasing share in the Hispanic…
King World Prods. reported flat net profit of $36 million for the fourth fiscal quarter, which ended Sept. 30, on 4% higher revenues of $165.1 million, it said Wednesday.
So Barry Diller returns to the showbiz ballgame in a major way last week, and what does it get him? For one, it doesn't land Diller on Entertainment Weekly's 8th Annual "Power 101" list of the…
Further correcting an injustice done to some of Hollywood's busiest writers during the Red scare in the 1940s through the 1960s, the Writers Guild of America West on Tuesday released official…
Newly appointed FCC commissioner Gloria Tristani signaled her concern about the recent wave of media consolidation, especially its impact on diversity among the ranks of broadcast owners.
Just six weeks after his agency called for a temporary embargo on business dealings with three Hollywood studios, China's Radio, Film and TV Minister Sun Jia Zheng locked Motion Picture Assn. of…
Arguing in part that local lensing of action pics could significantly be affected, a group of firearms dealers has filed a lawsuit against the city of Los Angeles, seeking to overturn an ordinance…
In another strong signal that the Writers Guild war is nearing an end, WGA East prexy Herb Sargent has sent a communique to the West arm of the guild indicating it is ready to negotiate a settlement…
In more good news for working actors, SAG performers' earnings from commercials rose a steady 5% to $527 million in 1996, the Screen Actors Guild announced in a report released Friday.