Syndie newsmag maven Sheila Sitomer has ankled as executive producer of King World Prods.' "Inside Edition" to join its chief rival, Warner Bros.' "Extra."
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) took swipes at the Clinton administration and the Democratic Party's fundraising machine Tuesday as he urged a conservative-leaning industry group to change Hollywood's…
Paramount Domestic TV has appointed key production staff on its upcoming syndie talk-variety show hosted by Howie Mandel.
The Walt Disney Co.'s new Toon Disney cabler has inked a carriage deal with satcaster DirecTV, which will account for more than half of the channel's subscriber base when it bows April 18.
Avenue Pictures Television has inked a two-year distribution deal with Pearson Television Intl.
Robert Sheehan has been promoted to executive VP of business affairs and finance for the Paramount Television Group.
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.