The director of Hi Vision Ltd., one of two companies awarded Australian pay-TV licenses, has resigned amid press reports that he dealt in pornographic videotapes and was held on drug charges in the…
The first five filmmakers aided under Independent Feature Project and Kodak's Frequent Buyer Program of discounts are newcomers Alain Cloarec and John Cocca as well as Heather Winters, Louis Guida…
The two leading cable TV shopping channels are furthering expansion into new areas of retailing.
Struggling Dutch electronics giant Philips has gloomily conceded that its main European markets are showing no signs of improvement.
Brandon Tartikoff, theater impresario James Doolittle and KTTV VP/general manager Tom Capra are scheduled to speak Friday at USC commencement ceremonies. Tartikoff addresses cinema-TV grads at 2 p.m…
Taking the concept of a school fund-raiser to a higher level, Whittle Communications is after Paramount Communications, the Walt Disney Co. and other corporations to back its ambitious proposal for a…
Joseph N. Curl, TV sales executive, died Saturday in Santa Monica of a heart attack. He was 72.
Morgan Creek Prods. has upped production controller Todd Smith to VP, production control. He will oversee labor relations and production aspects on "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective" and Dennis Hopper's…
Saga Communications Inc. of Michigan said it has signed a letter of intent to purchase radio stations WYNZ AM/FM in Portland, Maine, its second set of AM/FM stations in the city, from Buckley…
Louis Savoy, costumer and designer, died April 16 of cancer in Tarzana. He was 89.
The Los Angeles debut of Hollywood Pictures' "Bound by Honor" has been set for May 21.