Viacom Intl., a subsidiary of Viacom Inc., filed a shelf registration with the Securities & Exchange Commission covering $ 800 million of debt securities. In a filing, Viacom Intl. said the…
As part of the cable reregulation law passed last year, Congress gave broadcasters the right to elect either must-carry or retransmission consent from the local cable operator. Broadcasters selecting…
Earl Wrightson, a singer and actor in musical comedies and the Emmy-winning host of the 1950s TV show "The American Musical Theatre," died March 7 at home in East Norwich on Long Island. He was 77.
ZDF Enterprises, a new arm of the German pubcaster, has acquired worldwide TV rights to 10 Rosamunde Pilcher romance novels.
PBS affiliate KMTP-TV, one of only two black-owned public broadcasting stations in the U.S., was expected to suspend broadcasting this week.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has reached an agreement with Horned Toad Prods., settling a labor dispute on the set of "Joshua Tree."
n SALES VOLUME: Up more than 15% to $ 9 billion overall ($ 7.8 billion in '91 ).
Barbra Streisand's forthcoming Columbia Records album will be a collection of classics, including duets with Johnny Mathis and Michael Crawford. The collection was incorrectly attributed to Mariah…
Four skiers rescued after three days in the wilderness have signed with the William Morris Agency to turn their ordeal into a movie.
Paramount Network TV has confirmed a two-year production commitment to the comedy "Wings," as reported (Daily Variety, Feb. 8). The series already has been renewed for next season by NBC and been…