The drawn-out upfront ad market officially closed Monday, with holdouts CBS and ABC ultimately able to extract the increases they wanted from wary Madison Avenue media buyers.
Just for Variety: There was a detour from the tributes to Ronald Reagan in Washington before the return to the Reagan Library in Simi Valley and the final act. Charles Wick, longtime friend of the…
Sumner Redstone has tapped former Barry Diller deputy Kenneth Cron to chair his newest investment, Midway Games.
Even as it boasted Monday of passing the 10 million subscriber mark, EchoStar Communications now faces increasingly tough competition from rival satcaster DirecTV and cable operators newly…
Spanish bank Banco Gallego has taken a 20% stake in Tomas Cimadevilla's Telespan 2000, one of the country's most successful film production houses.
Satellite radio broadcaster XM said it is on track to have its biggest nonholiday quarter for new subscribers.
A conservative group that pressured CBS to cancel "The Reagans" miniseries last year now is leaning on U.S. theater owners to drop Michael Moore's "Fahrenheit 9/11" from their release lineup.
Maverick Records and Warner Music Group have extended and restructured their joint venture, dropping their lawsuits and keeping Guy Oseary atop the imprint.