The Directors Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers have reached a tentative agreement for a new three-year contract, calling for a 12% increase in the minimum…
ICM vice chairmanGuy McElwaine said he never advised Kim Basinger not to star in the movie "Boxing Helena" and that while he had major problems with the script, he never went so far as to tell the…
The Clinton administration says broadcasters eyeing additional spectrum to carry such services as high definition TV should be forced to pay fees through a spectrum auction process, but a key…
"The Wonder Years" star Fred Savage has vehemently denied sexual harassment allegations raised by a former costumer in a Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit (Daily Variety, March 17).
IDB Communications Group Inc. posted a net income of $ 2.7 million (23 cents a share) for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31.
Members of the Writers Guild of America overwhelmingly approved a new, three-year contract with CBS last week at elections held in L.A., Gotham, D.C. and Chicago. Some 92% of voting members cast…
A pair of aspiring musicians have sued rap artist Marion Knight, a k a Suge Knight, for allegedly pulling a gun on them, beating them and stealing a wallet.
All 11 judges sitting on the federal appeals court in St. Louis have agreed to rehear a case involving the Fairness Doctrine, the rule tossed out by the Federal Communications Commission that…
A former costumer for "The Wonder Years" series has filed a sexual-harassment lawsuit against series stars Fred Savage and Jason Hervey.
The House copyright subcommittee will hold an oversight hearing March 25 to explore the merits of a "performers' rights royalty" for recording artists whose songs are played by broadcasters.
MCA Inc., a unit of Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., and Hu-Yu Inc. said they have settled the lawsuit Hu-Yu filed last September against MCA and some of its related companies regarding the name…