When it comes to "politically incorrect" comedians, Comedy Central just doesn't get the joke. In the most serious of tones, the laff cabler has filed a lawsuit against Borscht Belt comic Jackie Mason…
Lauren Weis, head of the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Sex Crimes Unit, confirmed Wednesday that she is handling the investigation into allegations that singer Michael Jackson molested a…
Pity the star-crossed lovers. Viacom and Paramount can't even get down the aisle without QVC sticking a leg out to trip them. And now the guests from Wall Street are whispering that the couple can't…
A panel of high-profile agents will tell writers why they do the things they do at a Writers Guild of America West Mentor Program seminar Thursday.
The National Cable Television Assn. is asking the FCC to postpone action on a proposal allowing telephone companies to provide cable TV service in cities with up to 10,000 people.
The League of Off Broadway Theaters & Producers reached a tentative agreement on a new, four-year contract with Actors Equity Assn. Monday night.
Osborn Communications Corp. said it earned $ 264,292 or 3 cents a share last quarter, reversing last year’s loss of $ 274,102 (4 cents). Declines in operating and interest expenses helped shore up…
Atlantis Communications is the latest Canadian production company to announce that it will go public. Toronto-based Atlantis, one of Canada's leading television production and distribution companies…
Capital Cities/ABC said it will buy back up to about 12% of its outstanding common stock, possibly including shares held by majority owner Warren Buffett.
Philips Electronics North America Corp. made a minority investment of an undisclosed amount in CellularVision of New York, a wireless television service that competes with cable providers…