Intl. Movie Group posted $ 32,271 (no earnings per share) in net income for the first fiscal quarter ended June 30.
Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., the parent of MCA/Universal, is still weathering the worldwide recession, which is severely undercutting profit margins in its consumer electronics business.
A slimmed-down Live Entertainment finished the third quarter in the black, with net income of $ 1,082,000. Sales for the quarter (ended Sept. 30) were $ 91,215,000.
Hollywood's fin-syn coalition yesterday asked a federal judge in L.A. to postpone action on the Big Three networks' bid to eliminate fin-syn-related antitrust consent decrees.
Ventura Entertainment Group Ltd. announced its intention yesterday to merge with Artists & Entertainment, a niche marketer in the entertainment and education segments.
King World Prods. Inc. posted record earnings for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Aug. 31. For the quarter, the TV syndicator posted net profits of $ 20.6 million (53 cents per share), a 4%…
Reed International PLC and Elsevier NV said yesterday that shareholders of both companies have approved their merger.
A former executive producer of the series "Growing Pains" has sued Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution Inc. and parent Warner Bros. Inc. for allegedly failing to properly exploit the series…
The Permanent Charities Committee of the Entertainment Industries yesterday won a temporary restraining order barring several publishers from soliciting listings and advertisements for "The…
Oppenheimer & Co. analyst Jessica Reif upgraded her rating of King World Prods. Inc. to "buy" from "market performer" yesterday, mostly due to KW's strong positioning against its competition. The…
Music biz publicist Phil Lobel is urging people in the entertainment industry to cancel their Colorado ski plans to protest the state's passage of Amendment 2 . The amendment, which was voted into…