Japanese electronics company NEC Corp. said Thursday it will launch its own high-capacity rewritable storage disc in 1998, in another blow to the digital videodisc random access memory (DVD-RAM)…
For the second consecutive week rap reigned over the album sales charts as the sophomore disc by Cleveland hip-hoppers Bone Thugs-N-Harmony bowed as expected at the top of the nation's chart.
One day after UPN filed suit against Sinclair Broadcast Group, sources say Sinclair has filed its own suit against the netlet in Delaware.
Dennis O'Connor has been named VP of domestic marketing and distribution for First Look Pictures.
Comparing the gig to "bungee-jumping or something," "Law & Order" and "New York Undercover" creator-producer Dick Wolf has agreed to sub for Geraldo Rivera on Tuesday and Wednesday on the "Rivera…
South African pubcaster the SABC announced this week it has committed airtime worth millions of dollars to promote Cape Town's bid to host the 2004 Olympic Games.
The White House protested the use of President Bill Clinton's image in "Contact," but can the chief exec exhibit any "Spin" control?
In the past two months, five senior executives have quit Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ. Latest to leave is CEO Chris Anderson, who had been in the job two years.
Gallic paybox Canal Plus is reported to be in tight negotiations with the Amaury press group for an all-news cable channel to be broadcast on its digital offering Canal Sat, according to Wednesday's…
FRANCE Canal+ nixes Rock report Canal Plus on Wednesday denied a report by French daily La Tribune that the Gallic giant had reached an accord with Time Warner to buy its Castle Rock division. La…
All American Communications reported a 59% increase in net income for the second quarter, due largely to the settlement of certain outstanding claims in its international television operations.