Paragon Entertainment Corp. has inked a deal to raise its stake in animation house Lacewood Prods. Inc. to 75% from 50%.
Sony Corp. president Nobuyuki Idei said today that Sony aims to participate actively in the management of Japan Sky Broadcasting Co., or JSkyB.
Independent production and foreign sales company Initial Entertainment Group has hired Shelly Glasser and Jon Kuyper to oversee the company's expanding production and acquisitions slate.
America Online agreed Wednesday to reimburse customers in 35 states who have been unable to log on to the subscription-based service.
The new TV ratings program guidelines may provide a shield for broadcasters to pro-vide even more primetime bathroom humor, said Senate Communications Subcommittee chairman Conrad Burns (R-Mont.)…
Eric Breindel, editorial page editor of the New York Post, has been appointed senior vice president of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Effective Monday, Breindel's New York-based role will focus on…
Warner Bros. has signed Chicago White Sox slugger Albert Belle, baseball's highest-paid player, to its endorsement roster for its new WB Sport brand of sports apparel and merchandise.
Michael Grade will become executive chairman of First Leisure Corp., Britain's biggest nightclub owner, when he exits as chief exec of Channel 4 in July, it was announced Wednesday.
Veteran publicity exec Bob Gold has merged his company Bob Gold & Associates with the Bohle Co., a public relations agency with offices in Los Angeles and San Francisco.
MCA Music Publishing has tapped attorney and artist manager Stephen Finfer as veep/G.M. of its East Coast operation. The industry vet will be charged with boosting the publisher's profile in the East.