Ben Peter Freeman, a writer for the "Superman" radio and TV serials, died Dec. 11 of heart failure in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He was 91.
The American Film Institute will honor winners of its 1992 Robert M. Bennett Awards for outstanding achievements in local television programming today in ceremonies on the AFI campus.
General Instrument Corp. posted a net income of $ 7.2 million (12 cents a share) on $ 298 million in revenues for the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31.
Karen Ticktin has been upped to VP of advertising for Showtime Networks Inc.
Video Jukebox Network Inc., the troubled cable programmer, may have a new investor. The Miami-based channel is in "serious negotiations" with Chris Blackwell's Island Trading Co. for the sale of a…
Farrell C. (Mike) Strawn, 78, director of advertising and promotion for KCMO-TV (now KCTV) for 27 years, died at home in Kansas City Jan. 16.
Mark Gilula has been named VP, sales and marketing, at Capital Cities/ABC Video Publishing, the company's newly formed wing designed to market and distribute homevideo.
GNP Crescendo Records is releasing three-volume CD box-sets of music from "Star Trek" and "Star Trek: The Next Generation." In cooperation with Paramount Television, label is also releasing…
Country crooner Willie Nelson has settled a long-standing dispute with the Internal Revenue Service by agreeing to pay $ 9 million in back taxes.
Eileen Murphy has been promoted to VP of public relations for CNN.