Two Republican members of the Federal Communications Commission will be sent packing as a result of Bill Clinton's victory over President Bush, and already there are bets being placed on their…
MG Entertainment has signed a non-exclusive agreement with Hearst Entertainment, following five years with Dick Clark Prods. and New Line Cinema.
Look for a dozen new faces next year on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, the key panel that oversees much of the legislation affecting broadcasters, cable operators and Hollywood.
Twentieth TV has signed the writer-producer team of Brad Kern and John Wirth to a two-year exclusive deal, bringing with them one-hour pilots for CBS and Fox Broadcasting Co.
Oral arguments are tentatively set for Dec. 7 in U.S. District Court here concerning appeals to the new cable reregulation law. Cable programmers including Turner Broadcasting, QVC, and Discovery…
Few media companies tapped the U.S. public stock and bond markets during the third quarter of 1992, leaving corporate strategists and investment bankers on the sidelines waiting for some catalyst to…
Home Box Office has agreed to exercise its option to buy an additional 12.5% stake in the Scandinavian pay-TV service TV1000 from Industriforvalting's AB Kinnevik. The larger piece boosts HBO's…
An unknown U.S. company acting under the name TCW Capital has approached TVS Entertainment, parent of MTM Entertainment, about the possibility of making a bid for the company.
Seven entertainment-related firms have received about $ 1 million in disappearing loans from the Los Angeles Redevelopment Agency as part of the city's new program to encourage the industry to stay…
RHI Entertainment Inc.'s net income more than tripled in the third quarter to $ 1.3 million (19 cents), compared to the same period last year.
Spelling Entertainment Group reported net earnings of $ 3.5 million (7 cents per share) for the third quarter ended Sept. 30. Net earnings for the first nine months of the year were $ 6.5 million (13…