Dutch-born director Paul Verhoeven's classic 1973 film "Turkish Delight" has been selected the best Dutch film of the century.
Ted Koppel has quashed the rumors that he and his "Nightline" exec producer Tom Bettag may quit the show when their contracts with ABC News expire in mid-2000.
It was feast or famine this week in the syndicated ratings wars as fireworks, Pete Sampras and summertime blues threw syndicators a mixed bag of ratings success. Preemptions and younger audiences…
Sportvision Inc., a New York-based developer of sports-related software for television broadcasts, said it has received $9.3 million in second-round financing from Bay Partners, Intel Corp., Orion…
A year after Hughes, Cisneros and Argentina's Clarin group launched their Direct TV in Argentina, business is blossoming, according to its general manager, Carlos A. Pratola.
National Nielsens have confirmed yet another triumph for the all-conquering U.S. women's soccer team.
ValueVision Intl. Inc., the home shopping cabler and Internet e-tailer that's partly owned by NBC and GE Equity, said Thursday it will form a new wholly owned subsidiary to pursue and manage a series…
Entertainment Internet Inc., the creator of CastNet.com, has tapped former Ritz Carlton Hotels developer Mohamed Hadid to serve as chairman of the company, while Tony Cataldo will act as prexy of the…
With "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" and "An Ideal Husband" winding down their runs as the only major digitally projected pics in theaters, Disney is ready to swing "Tarzan" into the mix.
Brittany Murphy will join Emily Watson and Nick Nolte in writer/director Alan Rudolph’s “Trixie” for Sony Classics Entertainment and producer Robert Altman. Murphy will play a Vegas casino femme…
Two more public broadcasting stations announced Thursday that they have traded mailing lists with political organizations and at least one of the stations -- Washington's WETA -- said the Democrat…