News Corp.'s first quarter, ended Sept. 30, showed a 27% rise in net operating profit after tax and abnormal items, climbing to $ A246 million ($ 164 million) vs. $ A193 million ($ 129 million ) for…
After the Los Angeles riots, Betsy Pollock and Laura Medina wanted to pool their producing and directing talents to help rebuild their city. Women In Film wanted to address women's issues in the…
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Earnings at Trimark Holdings Inc. jumped more than threefold, as the Santa Monica distributor reported big gains in its domestic video business. For its first quarter ended Sept. 30, Trimark earned $…
General Electric Co. chairman Jack Welch said GE had no interest in participating in the takeover fight for Paramount Communications Inc.
Tribune Entertainment Co. chairman Sheldon Cooper is leaving the company to start his own development and consulting business, Cooper Entertainment Co., effective Jan. 1, the company announced.
IATSE officials were outraged Monday by a list of proposals offered by the producers' alliance on the first day of negotiations for a new contract, sources told Daily Variety.
Interactive Network Inc. signed a one-year interactive TV advertising research and development agreement with Chrysler Corp. Interactive, which allows subscribers to compete against one another…
QVC Network Inc. and BellSouth Corp. were negotiating Monday over a $ 1.5 billion investment, which analysts said could help QVC play an all-cash trump card in the bidding war for Paramount…
Yet another chapter was added to the continuing saga of Cologne info-channel VOX's troubles last week when the Berlin Administrative Court ordered the channel off the air in the important…
Tickets for two Barbra Streisand concerts at Vegas’ new MGM Grand Hotel were snapped up within hours of going on sale. Ticket prices for the New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day concerts, at the…
Walt Disney Co. is planning a theme park in Virginia to do battle with Paramount Communications Inc.'s Kings Dominion park near Richmond, say sources. Disney wouldn't comment.