Noel P. Parente, chief executive officer of Barr Media Group, died June 8 of heart failure at his home in Los Angeles. He was 52.
A Short Takes item on Friday should have said that composer Dominic Frontiere is living in New Mexico.
A television station fired a reporter, suspended two managers and apologized Friday for making secret recordings of courtroom proceedings.
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Fox Broadcasting Co. has elevated its two heads of comedy and drama development -- respectively, Tom Nunan and Bob Greenblatt -- to senior VP, both reporting to Fox Entertainment Group prez Sandy…
Group W Prods. may announce as early as this week's Promax (formerly BPME) promotions confab in Orlando that a resolution has been worked out between the producer-distributor and its disgruntled…
Viacom Intl., a unit of Viacom Inc., will redeem all outstanding 11.80% senior subordinated notes due 1998. The redemption will occur on July 15 at a price equal to 103.37% of the principal amount; $…
Columbia has wrapped up senior production staff hirings for the new fall talk strip "Ricki Lake," with the syndicator naming Stuart Krasnow as supervising producer and April Benimowitz as senior…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer said Thursday it will make its $ 14.4 million interest payment due Tuesday on the $ 136.5 million 13% subordinated debt. The notes mature in 1996, at which time U.S. banking laws…
Gary Borton has been appointed exec VP of laboratory operations at Deluxe Labs. Borton, a 27-year vet of Eastman Kodak Co., was most recently general manager and veepee of western U.S. and Canada…
"Sunset" will come a little late this summer. Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer and producer of the new musical "Sunset Boulevard"-- already the hottest ticket of the West End year -- announced…
HutchVision Ltd.'s Star TV is embarking on a major expansion. The Hong Kong-based satellite-delivered programmer is opening eight new offices throughout Asia and expanding four existing ones.