The average Japanese household is watching less television, but the nation is still home to a major population of TV heads, according to a survey released last week by Video Research Ltd.
After all its wheeling and dealing, Tele-Communications Inc. (TCI) will be staying in Argentina.
NBC has extended its summer dominance of the primetime Nielsens in July 21-27 results, achieving its highest rating in five weeks and finishing first or second every night of the week in the…
"The Madness of King George" thesp Nigel Hawthorne has inked to star in "Pastmaster," a comedy about power, capital punishment and the underbelly of the law.
Almost every Wall Street investment bank is awaiting a call from MGM chairman Frank Mancuso to say who has been picked to arrange Leo's expected public stock offering.
French pay television giant Canal Plus has cleared the way for the creation of an Italian digital TV consortium with heavyweight local backing from pubcaster RAI, Telecom Italia, Silvio Berlusconi's…
What's reputed to be the world's largest stockpile of stock film and video footage has been created with the acquisition Tuesday by Getty Communications' Fabulous Footage division of Energy Film…
Jon Spector has been named vice president of production at Columbia TriStar TV, reporting to Ed Lammi, executive VP of production.
Kevin Lima and Chris Buck are the co-directors of Disney’s toon “Tarzan,” which is currently in production. An item July 21 attributed the credit incorrectly. Also, Disney’s toon “Mulan” was…
"Kwik Witz," the syndie comedy gameshow from Cleveland-based indie Beau & Arrow Prods, has a new lease on life and a new host.
R “Cop Land” (Miramax): “for violence, strong language and brief nudity.” “Homegrown” (Trimark): “for pervasive drug content, language, some violence and sexuality.” “Intimate Secrets” (New Way…