Record companies are crowing while broadcasters are crying over the Clinton administration's announced support for legislation that would create a performance right for digital sound recordings.
MGM Grand Inc., led by the nearly full occupancy of its new hotel in Las Vegas, posted a first-quarter profit, reversing a year-ago loss.
Commerce Secretary Ron Brown described as illogical suggestions the information superhighway won't be built because of the collapse of a few media megadeals.
Citing unfair bargaining practices, the broadcast employees union called for a viewer's boycott of NBC and its owned stations Wednesday during the May sweeps period.
FX, the new basic cable network from Fox Inc., got a big boost from the FCC this week just in time for the network's press briefing unveiling its programming schedule and subscriber numbers.
PMK Public Relations announced Wednesday that it has hired Tracy Mosh as a senior account executive. The publicist moves over from her veepee of publicity post at Jonas Public Relations.
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."