Michael P. Schulhof, president and CEO of Sony Corp. of America, has been tapped as keynote speaker for the National Assn of Recording Merchandisers' 36th annual convention to be held March 19-22 in…
Screen Actors Guild prexy Barry Gordon easily won reelection to the top slot Friday, trouncing opponents by a nearly 3-2 margin in one of the most wide open SAG races in recent history.
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U S West Inc. became the latest Baby Bell to ask a federal court to overturn decade-old restrictions that bar it from providing cable television service in the 14 states in which it offers local…
Westinghouse Credit Corp. has taken control of Radio & Records owner Westwood One Stations Group Inc. as payment for a $ 20 million loan.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. is stepping into the computerized entertainment business by test marketing CD-ROM gear in 50 northern California stores. Blockbuster’s entry represents one of the…
Viacom supremo Sumner Redstone's weekend preemptive strike, raising his bid for Paramount from $ 80 to $ 85 a share, has pushed QVC topper Barry Diller into a corner.
The entertainment industry "is ready to assume its responsibility" and has already taken steps to reduce violence on TV and in films, Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti said…
Las Vegas hotel worker unions are pushing for Barbra Streisand to cancel her $ 20 million New Year's gig at the new MGM Grand Hotel to protest the resort's refusal to use union workers.
Fire officials confirmed Thursday that the firestorm dubbed "The Old Topanga" blaze was deliberately set, with the fire-related death of British filmmaker Duncan Gibbins expanding the fire…
Wall Street is getting antsy waiting for Barry Diller to sweeten QVC's offer for Paramount Communications. Arbitragers beat down the shares of QVC and pumped up the shares of Paramount in Thursday's…
Film and recording companies have joined other U.S. copyright industries in urging Congress to pass the North American Free Trade Agreement.