The National Assn. of Broadcasters has once again written Vice President Gore to complain about the appointment of Washington pundit Norman Ornstein to a commission charged with drawing up public…
The effort by broadcasters to load the current budget bill with provisions that would deregulate the ownership of TV stations is running into trouble.
Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas will co-chair the third annual “The Business of Latino Entertainment: Progress & Profit” conference and awards dinner, set for Sept. 10-12 at the Castaway Conference…
President Clinton has tapped outgoing Recording Industry Assn. of America chairman Jason Berman for the White House task force on fast track legislation. Berman will be given the title of special…
Planet Hollywood and AMC Entertainment announced Thursday a joint venture to develop and operate a chain of complexes that combine moviegoing, dining and retail shopping.
Members of the House and Senate Commerce Committees are expected to sign off on a budget plan today that will allow broadcasters to borrow billions of dollars worth of spectrum for free with a…
In a case that shined a rare spotlight on the shadowy role of the theatrical dramaturg, a federal judge ruled Wednesday that the late "Rent" playwright Jonathan Larson never considered dramaturg Lynn…
Despite Mayor Richard Riordan's initial public approval this week of U's new reduced expansion plan, unveiled earlier in the month (Daily Variety, July 3), residents living near the studio still have…
Barry Munitz, chancellor of the California State U system since 1991, has been tapped to become the president and CEO of the J. Paul Getty Trust, one of the nation's largest with a $4.3 billion…
MovieFone Inc. was awarded $22.7 million Wednesday in its damages suit against equipment manufacturer Pacer/Cats by a panel of the American Arbitration Assn.