Federal prosecutors said Monday that they intend to retry former Carolco head Peter Hoffman on two criminal tax fraud counts that resulted in a hung jury earlier this month.
Entertainment stocks, despite being latecomers to Wall Street's big party of the past few years, were hard hit by Monday's market plunge. Almost every entertainment stock was down, on average by 5%…
No. 3 radio group Jacor Communications Inc. snapped up radio broadcaster Nationwide Communications for $620 million in cash Monday in the latest stage of the frenzied consolidation in radio…
Satellite programming companies are now looking for relief from Congress and the courts after the Librarian of Congress upheld Monday a panel's decision to effectively triple copyright fees charged…
Entertainer Michael Jackson's $100 million slander lawsuit against freelance writer Victor Gutierrez has been stalled because the defendant filed for bankruptcy protection.
Hollywood needs to butt out more often. That was the message Monday from California lawmakers and researchers at a state Senate Judiciary Committee hearing who complained that increased use of…
ABC News on Monday appealed the verdict in the Food Lion case, seeking to overturn an already reduced award for damages.
In an effort to explore how the industry can curb the recent increase of onscreen smoking, the leaders of the DGA, SAG and WGAW plan to testify at a California Senate hearing today at the Screen…
Planet Hollywood with Chinese food? That's the idea behind Star East, a new worldwide chain of celebrity-themed restaurant backed by a slew of Asian performers, including Jackie Chan.
A federal appeals court ruled that ex-shareholders who claim they got shortchanged in Matsushita Electric Industrial Co.'s $6.9 billion takeover of MCA Inc. can sue for more than $1.4 billion in…