IATSE, knee-deep in contract negotiations with the producers alliance, plans to make Whoopi with several thousand members Saturday at an outdoor "solidarity" rally in Burbank.
The Federal Trade Commission on Monday voted to challenge QVC Network's proposed acquisition of Paramount Communications, but the agency said the deal may proceed as long as Tele-Communications Inc…
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Revenue doubled, but income slipped 20% at Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. as the company incurred start-up costs for the Cable Health Club, a new network; a United Kingdom version of the Family…
With no releases in the third quarter, Carolco's revenues slid, but the indie also managed to curb its losses. For its results, the feature film division relied on the foreign B.O. of "Basic…
Paramount Communications' board of directors on Monday unanimously recommended that shareholders reject the revised offer from QVC Network Inc. and not tender any of their shares to the company.
Warner Bros. has settled out of court with J2 Communications and agreed to pay approximately $ 80,000 in damages in a fraud suit, sources said.
The nation's regional telephone companies got the Supreme Court's go-ahead Monday to continue offering information services such as home shopping, stock reports and electronic yellow pages.
Widely touted Cablevision Systems Corp. said its third-quarter operating cash flow rose 8% to $ 68.67 million as net revenues gained 12% to $ 169.56 million. But its quarterly net loss deepened to…
Barry Diller's QVC Network once again has the higher offer on the table for Paramount Communications. The home shopping company wasted no time in putting telco BellSouth's $ 1.5 billion cash infusion…
A Los Angeles judge has handed the Big Three networks an early Christmas present by snapping Hollywood's lock on the TV production and syndication business.
Broadcasters got bad news last week when the Bell telephone companies urged the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn legislation guaranteeing carriage of most local TV stations on cable.