Endemol Entertainment, adding another sideline to its growing portfolio of entertainment interests, in December plans to open ShowBizCity, a 12,000-square-meter Dutch answer to U.S.-launched film…
ABC Radio's six-month experiment with female-skewed talkradio ended Tuesday when KTZN-AM --- a.k.a. "the Zone" --- abruptly changed format to a 24-hour programming mix aimed at kids under 12 dubbed…
Hoping to establish a platform for consolidation in the exhibition industry, investment firms Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst lead a group of at least five bidders aggressively…
Even as one legendary special-effects house, Richard Edlund's Boss Film (story, page 6), closed down, another one --- West L.A.-based Vifx --- likely is in the process of enlarging itself…
Cinar Films of Montreal announced Monday that it is set to make another public share-offering, with the issue of 3 million new subordinate voting shares.
Landmark Entertainment Group is teaming up with 20th Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising and the Korean giant Samsung Electronics to design, produce and build a $50 million attraction based on…
The California Senate Appropriations Committee Monday delayed a vote on a bill that would release personal tax information to municipalities, setting the stage for a compromise that could benefit…
The Senate Commerce Committee may hold confirmation hearings for the four incoming FCC commissioners as early as next month, say Congressional sources.
Munich public prosecutors have stepped up their investigation of Bavarian media mogul Leo Kirch for suspected tax evasion.
The 10 companies that developed digital videodisc (DVD) technology said Monday they have agreed on a second-generation random access memory (RAM) format called the 1.0 version. The new format is for…