The Film Advisory Board's annual holiday awards paid tribute to numerous family-oriented films including "The Last of the Mohicans" (actor Wes Studi) and Hemdale's "Little Nemo: Adventures in…
Jonathan Powell, controller of BBC1, has jumped ship to join Carlton TV as director of drama and international development.
David Simon has been upped to senior VP for Buena Vista Prods. Intl. from his veepee post. The exec, who will continue to be based in London as managing director of Buena Vista Prods., is responsible…
The Disney Studios will produce their first movie for television under the Touchstone TV banner, which has previously been used only for sitcoms.
A U.S. district court in Los Angeles has awarded Victorville broadcaster Sunbelt Television nearly $ 1 million in damages from Jones Intercable for the cabler's refusal to carry its signal.
Video Jukebox Network Inc. said it is "in discussions with several groups relative to a possible investment, or acquisition of controlling interest," in the company.
Daniel John Holm has joined NBC as manager of on-air promotion for drama programs.
NBC will expand its test of the morning show "Talk With Dr. David Viscott" to affiliate KRON-TV in San Francisco starting today for the next month. The one-hour program will air at noon, pre-empting…
Bill Korn has been named to the newly created position of president at Westinghouse Broadcasting Co., expanding his responsibilities to include both the company's TV and radio stations as well as…
Diane Varga, 48, a singer, dancer, actress and music producer, died Dec. 9 at North Hollywood Medical Center. Cause of death has not been determined.
Home Shopping Network reported net earnings of $ 5.8 million (7 cents per share), for three months ending Nov. 30. The earnings are down 55% from $ 13.1 million(15 cents ) in the comparable period…