Paramount Intl. Television has tapped Isis Moussa marketing VP and upped Julie Wineberg to administration veep.
In an all-or-nothing gamble by one of Canada's media giants to gain control of another, CanWest Global has launched a C$650 ($457 million) takeover bid against Vancouver-based broadcaster Western…
Former dancer Darina Devens Wiesel died March 2 at Kaiser Hospital in Panorama City from complications resulting from Huntington's disease. She was 47.
The relationship between celluloid and singing is nearly as old as film itself. But if the marriage has been a long one, it has not been entirely harmonious. As "The Art of Singing: Golden Voices…
Viacom subsidiary Paramount Stations Group has commissioned production of "The Teen Files," a series of one-hour specials addressing topical issues facing teenagers.
GERMANY Kirch Group attorney Joachim Theye will resign as chairman of the board at Germany’s No. 2 commercial web SAT1 March 31. Kirch Group managing director Jan Mojto, currently a SAT1 board…
Celestine Tate Harrington, who wowed Boardwalk tourists for years playing an electric organ with her tongue, died Feb. 25 from injuries suffered in a traffic accident in Atlantic City. She was 42.
Judy Tur, mother of helicopter newsman Bob Tur, died Feb. 27 in Los Angeles of primary pulmonary hypertension. She was 58.
Jonathan Slott, a former radio and TV scriptwriter, producer and director, died March 2 in Novato of a stroke. He was 89.
CNN News Group has upped nine-year vet Ted Iliff to the newly created executive editor post at CNN/U.S.
Superbly catching the warmth and feeling of Jan Struther's characters in her best-selling book of sketches, "Mrs. Miniver," Metro has created out of it a poignant story of the joys and sorrows, the…