Gerald M. Levin was handed the final trappings of power yesterday when Time Warner's board of directors elected him chairman of the world's largest entertainment and media company.
Paramount shares jumped $ 3.50 yesterday to close at $ 46.13 on rumors that CBS is seeking to buy the media conglomerate.
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Orion Pictures Inc.'s third-quarter numbers prove that emerging from bankruptcy does wonders for a balance sheet.
Carlton TV, the new London ITV station, has appointed Central Television Enterprises as its international program distributor.
NBC parent General Electric reported a 7% increase in earnings for 1992 to $ 4.725 billion ($ 5.51 per share) from $ 4.435 billion ($ 5.10 per share) in 1991.
Werner Schwaderlapp, president and CEO of newly created ZDF Enterprises, was inadvertently omitted from Dec. 17 story about division's formation.
Cable operators are asking the Federal Communications Commission to repeal the network non-duplication rule for network affiliates that seek compensation from cablers via "retransmission consent."
Having watched Hollywood help bankroll Bill Clinton's presidential campaign and pitch the wildest inauguration bash in memory, D.C. insiders are asking: What does Tinseltown want in return?
Westinghouse Electric yesterday reported a net loss for 1992, due to its exit from the financial services business and the adoption of new accounting standards.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%