Actors received $ 188.3 million in residual payments for film and television work in 1992, pushing the total for the last five years over the $ 1 billion mark, and $ 2 billion for the last 40 years…
Union merger will be the pressing issue for 1993, according to Barry Gordon, president of the Screen Actors Guild.
Rating agency Standard & Poor's Corp. said Friday it assigned its BBB- rating to Time Warner $ 1 billion of 20-year note issue.
New York investment bank S.G. Warburg & Co. downgraded its rating of Paramount Communications shares to "reduce" from "hold" Friday, and recommended that investors switch out of the stock into shares…
From the politics-makes-strange-bedfellows department comes the tale of Haley Barbour, a D.C. lobbyist and Mississippi Republican now in the running for chairman of the GOP National Committee.
Although it's one of the largest displays of new gadgets in the world, the Consumer Electronics Show was missing the technological breakthrough of past years. But that doesn't mean it wasn't fun.
The Arab world's largest arms manufacturer is testing the waters of satellite-dish production as a way to diversify in an increasingly depressed international market for heavy weaponry.
Canada's oldest distribution company, France Film, has struck a homevideo and television deal with Astral Film Enterprises to expand into English-speaking Canada from its base in Quebec.
After three years of deal-making, Trip Hawkins took the wrapping off the newest entrant into the multimedia market, proclaiming his player to be the "merging of the New Hollywood." Certainly, the…
Entertainment giants Time Warner and Tele-Communications Inc. flooded the public bond markets this week with billions of dollars worth of new debt to take advantage of the lowest interest rates in…
King World Prods. yesterday reported record net income and earnings per share for its first fiscal quarter ended Nov. 30.