Trimark Pictures is expected to announce today that it has retained investment bankers Societe Generale Bannon to advise the company on strategic alliances or a possible sale.
Music distribution firm Alliance Entertainment received bankruptcy court approval Wednesday to obtain $20 million in interim debtor-in-possession financing from a syndicate of banks led by Chase…
The music and motion picture industries lost an early round Thursday in what is sure to be an epic battle concerning copyright law in the digital age.
US West Media Group reportedly has increased by 40% its stake in Argentina's second-largest multisystem operator Video Cable Comunicacion (VCC), which is jointly owned by Samuel Liberman and…
Broadcasters are growing increasingly optimistic about the prospects of a congressional budget proposal that would not only allow them to borrow billions of dollars worth of TV spectrum for free, but…
Barry Diller's HSN Inc. finalized a deal to acquire 49.6% of Ticketmaster as the $215 million stock swap deal officially closed late Thursday. Diller assumed billionaire Paul Allen's stake in the…
The Senate Appropriations Committee is scheduled to ride to the rescue of the National Endowment of the Arts today with a proposal to approve a $99 million budget for the arts agency.
The FCC ruled this week that cable's Classic Sports Network "has established a prima facie showing" that Cablevision Systems Corp. violated the Communications Act of 1934 by refusing to carry Classic…
Dutch-based Holland Media Group (HMG) is reporting operational profits for fiscal year 1996 of 2 million guilders (approximately $1 million) even though it posted a net after-tax loss of $24 million…
As if KABC radio didn't have enough problems in the wake of the public outcry over Michael Jackson's dismissal from his weekday morning time period, the L.A. station is also reportedly being…