BET Holdings Inc. posted a net income of $ 3.7 million (18 cents a share) for the third fiscal quarter that ended April 30, compared with a net profit of $ 3. 5 million (17 cents) in the same period…
Journalist Rod Lurie has made good on his threat, filing a $ 1 million breach-of-contract suit Thursday against HarperCollins, charging that the book publisher canceled his book on slain producer Jon…
Barry Gordon will run for a third term as president of the Screen Actors Guild, saying he made the decision because there is unfinished work.
Washington, D.C., has turned the spotlight on Hollywood, as a major federal project to study the resurgence of racial clashes nationwide is focusing on Hollywood's hiring practices and what effect…
The Federal Communications Commission said Wednesday it won't enforce its ban on casino gambling ads in Nevada pending an appeal of a court decision that found the ad restrictions unconstitutional.
Labor guilds set the clock ticking on Carolco Pictures Wednesday by serving a 30-day notice of default on the troubled indie, which missed a $ 3 million payment due the guilds that day.
Hollywood's bad luck on the fin-syn front continued Wednesday when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit was selected as the venue for the decision on legal challenges to the Federal…
Jay Thomas, disc jockey and co-star of CBS' "Hearts Afire," has sued radio station KPWR for breach of contract, alleging he was fired without notice or the chance to correct problems.
Rapper Luther Campbell and 2 Live Crew's argument that parody is presumptively protected by the First Amendment and federal copyright law will be heard by the Supreme Court this fall, with the…
A California court has handed Viacom Intl. and the cable industry a victory by barring the FCC from enforcing new must-carry rules for 30 days on Viacom's cable systems in the San Francisco Bay area.