Buoyed by last month's Oscarcast, entertainment magazine shows were the only syndie shows to gain ground in the national Nielsen derby for the week ending March 29.
MSH Entertainment has struck a deal to buy a majority stake in Gotham-based kidvid producer Abrams-Gentile Entertainment.
On the heels of Kay Koplovitz's resignation from USA Networks (Daily Variety, April 9) comes word that former Fox exec Stephen Chao is in serious talks to take a senior management post at the USA and…
Satcaster DirecTV has signed a marketing and distribution deal with GTE, marking the satcaster's third pact with a local telephone giant this year.
When the CBS O&Os got in bed with Howard Stern, Dr. Laura Schlessinger broke off her courtship with CBS' Eyemark Entertainment syndie arm.
Peacock web veteran Paul McGuire has been named senior veepee of media relations for UPN.
Verbal strikes against Jerry Springer and Howard Stern came fast and furious Tuesday -- with the NAB confab serving as ground zero.
Brooke Karzen has been named veepee of development for Disney's Buena Vista Television.
Raycom Media has struck a deal to acquire TV station owner Malrite Communications, which owns network affiliates in Cleveland; Cincinnati; Toledo, Ohio; and West Palm Beach, Fla.
MGM Worldwide Television Group has promoted two key production execs.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures