The FCC on Wednesday fired off letters to Tele-Communications Inc. and 15 individual cable TV systems nationwide asking them to justify changes in cable rates and services undertaken in anticipation…
With interactive media phone numbers filling up Hollywood Rolodexes, the Writers Guild of America West has hired attorney Joel Block to dial it into the brave new world of interactivity.
All American Communications Inc. lost $ 110,000, or 2 cents a share, in its third quarter, compared to a net income of $ 31,000 (1 cents) in the like period a year ago. Revenue was $ 16.5 million, up…
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.6 Share: 21 Viewers (Millions): 20.7 Network: NBC
Family Guy2Rating: 4.5 Share: 12 Viewers (Millions): 8.4 Network: FOX
The Simpsons3Rating: 3.9 Share: 11 Viewers (Millions): 8.5 Network: FOX
Answer: 55 cents a share. Question: What did King World Prods. earn in the fourth quarter?
The U.S. Dept. of Justice and the FCC this week filed a joint legal brief asking an appellate court to overturn a judge's ruling allowing telephone company giant Bell Atlantic to provide cable TV…
President Clinton's solid win on NAFTA in the House of Representatives Wednesday represents good news for a U.S. entertainment industry heavily dependent on open markets worldwide.
The TV station rep firm Petry Inc. has acquired Totalvideo, a national ad sales rep and barter syndication firm specializing in sports and other forms of programming.
Wasting no time, Paramount Pictures on Tuesday said producer David Kirkpatrick's lawsuit against the studio is "riddled with distortions" and "totally without merit." The studio also said it would…
Barry Diller's QVC Network asked Delaware Chancery Court Tuesday to nullify anti-takeover provisions it contends unfairly block its attempts to acquire Paramount Communications.
After 10 days of grueling negotiations, the Writers Guild of America East and West said Tuesday they've reached an agreement with PBS covering all the major shows produced for the pubcaster.