Tickets for two Barbra Streisand concerts at Vegas' new MGM Grand Hotel were snapped up within hours of going on sale. Ticket prices for the New Year's Eve and New Year's Day concerts, at the…
Interactive Network Inc. signed a one-year interactive TV advertising research and development agreement with Chrysler Corp. Interactive, which allows subscribers to compete against one another…
Tribune Entertainment Co. chairman Sheldon Cooper is leaving the company to start his own development and consulting business, Cooper Entertainment Co., effective Jan. 1, the company announced.
Rep. Jack Brooks (D-Texas) has expressed skepticism over the recent wave of media mergers and has given antitrust regulators his blessing to nix the deals.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. is stepping into the computerized entertainment business by test marketing CD-ROM gear in 50 northern California stores. Blockbuster's entry represents one of the…
Screen Actors Guild prexy Barry Gordon easily won reelection to the top slot Friday, trouncing opponents by a nearly 3-2 margin in one of the most wide open SAG races in recent history.
U S West Inc. became the latest Baby Bell to ask a federal court to overturn decade-old restrictions that bar it from providing cable television service in the 14 states in which it offers local…
Westinghouse Credit Corp. has taken control of Radio & Records owner Westwood One Stations Group Inc. as payment for a $ 20 million loan.
The entertainment industry "is ready to assume its responsibility" and has already taken steps to reduce violence on TV and in films, Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti said…
Viacom supremo Sumner Redstone's weekend preemptive strike, raising his bid for Paramount from $ 80 to $ 85 a share, has pushed QVC topper Barry Diller into a corner.