A U.S. bankruptcy court judge urged feuding Marvel Entertainment Group bondholders and controlling shareholder Ronald Perelman to work out their differences and report back to her next week.
MCA Music Publishing has tapped attorney and artist manager Stephen Finfer as veep/G.M. of its East Coast operation. The industry vet will be charged with boosting the publisher's profile in the East.
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Sixteen London-based staffers of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Group will have to make themselves useful somewhere else: The company quietly downsized its U.K. operations two weeks ago, Daily…
Walt Disney Co. increased net profit 51% in the first quarter of fiscal 1997 to $749 million, it said Tuesday, at the same time disclosing its decision to explore options for the divestiture of the…
The investment banker who advised billionaire Paul Allen on his investment in DreamWorks, Mike Yagemann, jumped from a top slot at Bear Stearns to Montgomery Securities Monday in the latest sign that…
Carlton Communications is believed to be considering a bid for Rank Film Distributors, after both Polygram and Pearson dropped out of the running to buy the famous British company in recent weeks.
Frustrated with the decline in wages among recognizable, second-tier actors and alarmed that the industry's middle-class thesp may be disappearing, the Screen Actors Guild has embarked on a…
If Senate Commerce Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) has his way, former General Colin Powell will have a close family connection to the next Republican FCC Commissioner.
Technicolor said Monday it completed a decentralization plan it began last year.
Marvel Entertainment Group on Monday told a U.S. Bankruptcy Court it expects to report net losses of more than $400 million for the fourth quarter and the entire 1996 frame.
TCI Intl. said Monday it would buy back as much as 5% of its own stock in a program that would cost about $80 million at the company's current stock price.