Universal Studios will dramatically scale back its plans to create a destination resort on its sprawling hillside property in Universal City, eliminating a family-oriented theme park, slicing the…
Viacom Inc. completed the sale Wednesday of its radio station group to Evergreen Media Corp. and Chancellor Broadcasting Co. for $1.07 billion, giving Viacom cash to reduce its $9.7 billion debt…
ABC, CBS and NBC are expected to get a reprieve from federal regulators today that will allow the major webs to preempt their educational kidvid shows on Saturday mornings for live sports programming.
Ticketmaster has purchased the outstanding 50% equity interest in its Ticketmaster-Northwest joint venture for $12.5 million.
The $573 million MGM/Metromedia merger, whose idea was it? Sidney Sapsowitz says it was his, and in a complaint filed in Los Angeles Superior Court the former MGM finance exec VP is suing to get his…
Hero Prods. of Miami signed a five-year, $5.3 million agreement with Denver-based Hallmark Entertainment Networks Inc. to provide additional satellite capacity, uplink and master control services for…
The Directors Guild of America will present its first DGA Diversity Award in September, honoring a producer or employer in the industry who has demonstrated a commitment to the hiring of women and…
Underscoring the strong demand for creative talent, writers earned a record $653 million in 1996, an increase of 12% over a year earlier, according to the latest report of the Writers Guild of…
Lars Kolvig, managing director of Nordisk Film Production and the last of the old guard of Nordisk top management to stay on following a 1992 merger with the Egmont Group, resigned Tuesday.
President Clinton unveiled his Internet policy to generally good reviews from entertainment industry groups Tuesday, but copyright holders were hoping the White House would take a stronger stand in…