Posting its first earnings since going public in February, Hemdale Communications Inc. recorded a profit of $ 1.2 million (19 cents per share). Revenues were $ 11.3 million.
Edward G. Greer, a retired theater director and drama professor, died May 7 of congestive heart failure at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City. He was 73.
'American TV Awards' 7.8/13 The TV Academy no doubt breathed easier after seeing results for ABC's made-for-TV kudocast, which did even worse than the lowest-ever Primetime Emmy numbers (8.2/14 in…
Frank Biondi, president and CEO of Viacom Inc., said the company is unlikely to pay a cash dividend on common stock in the near future.
Artist and filmmaker Robert Lapoujade, best known for his painted portraits of French literary greats such as Jean-Paul Sartre and Andre Breton, died.
The NC-17 rating applied to the Juliette Lewis-Brad Pitt film "Kalifornia" has been sustained on appeal by the Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification & Rating Administration.
Recently named GGP prez Bob Horowitz has appointed Hillary Mandel as head of sales for the San Francisco-based GGP production/syndication company. Mandel will fill the spot that was left vacant by…
Sega of America Inc., the world's No. 2 maker of videogames, will become the first to use movie-style ratings to alert parents that some games may be too violent or sexually suggestive for children.
After 10 years of political delays, Supreme Court injunctions and endless disputes over ownership and control, Israel finally got what it's been waiting for: a commercial TV channel.
Principal photography just wrapped in Chicago on helmer Alek Keshishian's "With Honors," in which Oscar-winner Joe Pesci stars as a homeless man who moves into a Harvard University library, thereby…
Barbara Zipperman has been named VP of business/legal affairs at Interscope Communications, a new position.