Life's a bitch, and so are most of the memorable characters in any successful primetime sudser. It's no surprise, then, that the absence of Joan Collins from the first season of the otherwise iconic…
House Commerce Committee chairman Joe Barton (R-Texas) is planning to include $400 million-$500 million as a low-income-household subsidy in a digital television transition bill he hopes to introduce…
Carl Icahn, revved up and ready to rumble, Thursday slammed Blockbuster chairman John Antioco for threatening to resign if Icahn's renegade board candidates -- including Icahn, Ed Bleier and Strauss…
Sirius continues to grow faster than competitor XM but is moving even deeper into the red to do it.
Todd Wagner and Mark Cuban's HDNet Films has hired Steven Soderbergh to direct six high-definition films that would be released simultaneously in theaters, on television and on homevideo.
Delivering an ultimatum, Blockbuster chair-CEO John Antioco said Wednesday he would resign if billionaire corporate raider Carl Icahn succeeds in booting him from the board at next month's annual…
Fremantle and L.A.-based Capital Entertainment Enterprises are partnering on a DVD distrib deal. Among the first collaborations is Tribeca docu entry "Punk Attitude," which Fremantle co-produced.
XM Satellite Radio has acquired exclusive sat-radio rights to the 2006 World Cup soccer tournament in Germany.
With this week's exit of Stephen Moore as head of Fox's international theatrical and homevideo operations, the studio is consolidating its global DVD operations under Mike Dunn, who has been…
In the increasingly competitive race to unspool toons, DreamWorks Animation has sped ahead and nabbed a Nov. 2, 2007, release date for its "Bee Movie," starring the voices of Jerry Seinfeld and Renee…
Reflecting the growing importance of the Internet to media congloms, NBC Universal has created the new post of digital media prexy and tapped exec VP of financial structuring Deborah M. Reif to fill…
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