The EU Commission launched an investigation into DVD pricing in Europe Monday, warning that companies found guilty of colluding in pricing policies could face fines of 10% of their revenue.
News Corp.'s FX, which bills itself as the fastest-growing cable network in the U.S. during the past year, has finally landed a coveted slot on Time Warner of New York.
Miramax Films has signed Jet Li to star in an untitled action comedy in which he plays a Tibetan monk who wins a trip to Gotham and brings harmony to an inner-city neighborhood.
Mel Karmazin, president and chief operating officer of Viacom, has splashed some cold water on the overheated rhetoric of two top cable operators touting the potentially powerful growth of…
Granada Media is expected to announce later this week a loss of roughly £80 million ($111 million) for the first six months of its fiscal year.
French documentary "La Terre des Ames Errantes" ("The Land of the Wandering Souls") took the grand prize at the 22nd Banff Rocky Awards Monday.
Cartoon Network is growing up. The cable net plans to air "Adult Swim," a new block of animated programming aimed at adults 18-34, beginning in September. The block, which will air on Sunday and…
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UPN Entertainment topper Tom Nunan is calling it quits. Nunan and UPN prexy-CEO Dean Valentine are still discussing the terms of Nunan's exit, but Nunan is expected to depart the grappler net by the…
The NBA Finals continue to perform at a best-since-1998 pace, with Sunday's Game 3 delivering better than 20% year-to-year ratings growth.
Sen. Tom Daschle (D-S.D.) selected the cable industry's annual confab to make his first public appearance since becoming Senate majority leader on June 6.