The crafts unions and the producers squared off at their quarterly meeting in Palm Springs Wednesday over the contentious contract issue of pilots vs. movies of the week, sources said. The two…
A California Assembly bill that Hollywood's unions claim would dangerously encroach on their rights to freely picket outside film sets was defeated in committee Tuesday.
Media giant Time Warner Inc. said Tuesday it formed a new multimedia division , focusing on CD-ROMs and other multimedia applications. The division will be part of Warner Music Group's WEA Corp.
Jay Leno's former manager and producer Tuesday said she filed a $ 30 million libel suit against the Walt Disney Co.'s book publishing unit and the author of a book about Leno's "Tonight Show."
Having disposed of the cable TV rate-regulation issue, FCC chairman Reed Hundt is gearing up for another controversial topic: the state of children's TV programming.
Industries regulated by the Federal Communications Commission would not be harmed unfairly if Congress passed a law requiring them to pay an extra $ 70 million for the entire cost of FCC regulation…
Senate communications subcommittee chairman Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) told public broadcasters Monday that he'll soon offer legislation authorizing $ 425 million for the Corp. for Public Broadcasting…
Showscan Corp. said Charles B. Moss Jr. and Thomas DiBenedetto, both directors and shareholders, bought a total of 350,000 Showscan common shares from a trust established by Henry Plitt, late…
SAG prexy Barry Gordon lauded the guild's powerhouse record earnings report Monday, but worried that it could send the wrong signal. The report reflected an $ 83.7 million jump in annual income for…
French television distribbery Europe Images, a subsidiary of the giant Hachette communications group, has closed a distribution deal with one of France's leading documentary production companies, Les…