If Viacom's Sumner Redstone still wants a shot at Paramount Communications, he had better come back with a higher bid by Jan. 21.
Mark Locher, national director of communications for the Screen Actors Guild, died Friday of pneumonia from AIDS-related complications. He was 37.
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The Paramount Communications board of directors will meet today to consider Viacom's revised offer for the company.
Cable TV titans are mulling rating all programs for violence, and have tacitly endorsed a bill offered by Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) that would require a microchip in new TV sets to allow parents to…
Blockbuster Entertainment -- which has agreed to be acquired by Viacom in a $ 8.4 billion deal -- said that four lawsuits have been filed in Delaware state court challenging the proposed merger.
Its humor has been called inane, insane and infantile, but J2 Communications chief James Jimirro says National Lampoon is becoming sophisticated -- at least in terms of its business plan.
Petry Inc., the TV advertising rep firm, has established a networks wing that will give advertisers the ability to target any demographic group, programming genre, daypart or geographic location, the…
Chemical Bank will co-arrange a $ 3 billion credit agreement inked Friday that will help fund QVC Network Inc.'s bid for Paramount Communications Inc.
The U.S. Supreme Court today will hear oral arguments on the cable TV industry's constitutional challenge to a law requiring cablers to set aside a third of their channels for over-the-air broadcast…
The Rogers & Cowan PR firm is suing actress Joanne Woodward for 18 months of fees and expenses unpaid before she and husband Paul Newman severed their ties with the company.
The Coalition vs. PBS Censorship has protested a series of upcoming PBS meetings that are being closed to the public.