Spanish telco Telefonica has sealed its deal to buy a 33% stake in top indie production house Lola Films, controlled by Andres Vicente Gomez.
MGM rounded out its team of investment bankers for its upcoming stock offering Thursday, hiring Goldman Sachs, Bear Stearns and Furman Selz as co-managers underneath the lead managers Merrill Lynch…
As the first full work week of the Teamsters/United Parcel Service strike drew to a close, push came to shove for some retailers and distributors Thursday, when Jeffrey Eves, president of the Video…
The Writers Guild of America has announced its call for entries in television and radio categories for the WGA Awards. Submissions, which are due no later than Sept. 15, will also be accepted for the…
Computer game maker Activision Inc. Thursday sealed a deal to acquire Raven Software Corp., an entertainment software firm best known for action/role-playing software titles such as "Heretic" and…
William P. Clark has ankled his post as senior vice president and chief financial officer of the Spelling Entertainment Group, the company said Wednesday.
A federal grand jury has indicted Linda Contreras, the former secretary-treasurer of the Office & Professional Employees Intl. Union, Local 174, on charges she embezzled more than $8,500 from 1992 to…
Evergreen Media Corp. and Chancellor Broadcasting Corp. announced Wednesday that Justice Dept. antitrust officials want more information about their plans to acquire Katz Media, an advertising sales…
Continental Cablevision founder and CEO Amos Hostetter on Wednesday quit the cable operator, now known as MediaOne, after a disagreement with the cabler's new owner US West Media Group concerning the…
Belgium's biggest plex-building group Kinepolis is making plans to launch on the Brussels stock exchange as early as November.