Jones Intercable's proposed $ 400 million alliance with Canadian telco Bell Canada Intl. is the latest cable-telco venture sent back to the drawing table because of the FCC's new rate regulations.
New World Communications Group, which last week began trading as a publicly held company, has reportedly concluded a long-rumored deal to buy the remaining 50% of syndicator Genesis Entertainment.
Stock of Atari Corp. rose 11% Friday after media giant Time Warner Inc. bought an additional 2% stake in the multimedia entertainment company for $ 12. 75 million. Atari stock closed up 75 cents at $…
Furthering the restructuring of Largo Entertainment that began when founder Lawrence Gordon left the indie for a deal with MCA/Universal, Largo has tapped Peter Elson as its executive veep, giving…
Ruling on a screenwriter's suit against Silver Pictures, the state Supreme Court has decreed that sexual harassment involving people of the same sex is illegal in California.
European and U.S. entertainment industry reps began an early round of sparring Friday in anticipation of the European Commission's controversial Green Paper on audiovisual policy.
Some Euro Disney bank lenders are concerned their senior rankings could suffer if they take part in underwriting the 6 billion franc rights issue as part of a debt restructuring for the theme park, a…
Cinar Films Inc. said Thursday that it was filing a registration statement with the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission to list the company's common shares on the Nasdaq stock market.
Japanese electronic giant Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd. is launching an interactive multiplayer using technology pioneered by 3DO this week in Japan, the Redwood City-based company said…
Time Warner Inc. Thursday unveiled Batman the Ride, the newest rollercoaster at its Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park.