Televisa posted better-than-expected second-quarter results, particularly in light of a so-so first quarter, prompting a 3.7% increase in the stock price.
Dutch electronics giant Philips more than doubled its income from ordinary operations in its second quarter, and net profits skyrocketed following a campaign on the part of new Philips president Cor…
Frank L. Davis, a 31-year veteran of MGM, is leaving his position as senior executive VP of business affairs for the MGM and UA units, but will remain at the studio in a consulting capacity, the…
Corinne Bouygues went on vacation this week, but not before she had resigned from the TF1 television network her father bought in 1987.
Panasonic has named Peter Fannon to head its Washington lobbying operation.
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has once again written Vice President Gore to complain about the appointment of Washington pundit Norman Ornstein to a commission charged with drawing up public…
The effort by broadcasters to load the current budget bill with provisions that would deregulate the ownership of TV stations is running into trouble.
Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas will co-chair the third annual “The Business of Latino Entertainment: Progress & Profit” conference and awards dinner, set for Sept. 10-12 at the Castaway Conference…
President Clinton has tapped outgoing Recording Industry Assn. of America chairman Jason Berman for the White House task force on fast track legislation. Berman will be given the title of special…
Planet Hollywood and AMC Entertainment announced Thursday a joint venture to develop and operate a chain of complexes that combine moviegoing, dining and retail shopping.