Variety Staff

  • Biz

Taking stock in CNBC

By

Since November, when the Dow Jones industrial average dropped a historic 554 points, CNBC's audience numbers have been on the rise, and now parent company NBC has big plans for its 9-year-old cabler…

  • TV

Defection at RAI

By

Representing another humiliating blow to RAI in a season of dismal ratings and top-level management upsets, the Italo pubcaster's bureaucratic holdups have prompted the departure of one of the most…

  • TV

Judy Tur dead at 58

By

Judy Tur, mother of helicopter newsman Bob Tur, died Feb. 27 in Los Angeles of primary pulmonary hypertension. She was 58. In addition to her son Bob, she is also survived by a daughter and son, two…

  • Biz

Exec Shuffle

By

Weddington Prods. has named Marc Vanocur managing director. He will handle budgeting, operations and all business affairs for the company. – Red Ant Entertainment has made some adjustments, tapping…

From March 16, 1998

By

Drew Barrymore will be a presenter on this year’s Oscarcast, according to show producer Gil Cates. It will be her first time on the job. The 70th Academy Awards show will be held March 23 at the…

  1. 1
  2. 3,036
  3. 3,037
  4. 3,038
  5. 3,039
  6. 3,040
  7. 5,143

Marketplace