The Courtroom Television Network has inked an affiliation deal with Continental Cablevision, the country's third-largest multiple system operator. The addition of Continental gives Court TV deals…
Television Program Enterprises has eliminated 10 positions, including exec VP of sales Alan Bennett, after the syndication company pulled the plug on the half-hour strip version of "Star Search" last…
An unknown U.S. company acting under the name TCW Capital has approached TVS Entertainment, parent of MTM Entertainment, about the possibility of making a bid for the company.
Seven entertainment-related firms have received about $ 1 million in disappearing loans from the Los Angeles Redevelopment Agency as part of the city's new program to encourage the industry to stay…
RHI Entertainment Inc.'s net income more than tripled in the third quarter to $ 1.3 million (19 cents), compared to the same period last year.
Few media companies tapped the U.S. public stock and bond markets during the third quarter of 1992, leaving corporate strategists and investment bankers on the sidelines waiting for some catalyst to…
Home Box Office has agreed to exercise its option to buy an additional 12.5% stake in the Scandinavian pay-TV service TV1000 from Industriforvalting's AB Kinnevik. The larger piece boosts HBO's…
Effective Jan. 1, media conglomerate Bertelsmann will restructure its entire corporate structure into four divisions, each governed by its own board of directors.
The exit of Joe Roth as chairman of 20th Century Fox caused nary a stir of interest among investors at parent News Corp. Wall Street analysts greeted the news--the second departure of a studio head…
For the second quarter, AMC Entertainment Inc. posted a net loss of $ 9.7 million (60 cents a share), compared to a $ 1.4 million net loss (10 cents) for the same period last year.
Spelling Entertainment Group reported net earnings of $ 3.5 million (7 cents per share) for the third quarter ended Sept. 30. Net earnings for the first nine months of the year were $ 6.5 million (13…