JAPAN BSkyB to use boxes from Matsushita Matsushita supplied about 400,000 set-top boxes to Rupert Murdoch’s British satcaster BSkyB. The boxes will bee used for BSkyB interactive services that start…
Miramax exec VP of production and development Jack Lechner is ankling the Disney subsid to write a nonfiction book full time.
Galaxy Latin America (GLA), the DirecTV service provider in Latin America, has agreed to purchase 100% of Galaxy Brasil, the exclusive distributor of DirecTV in Brazil, from Brazilian operator TVA.
Citing the "current climate" of sensitivity regarding school violence, the WB has decided to delay until late this summer the season finale of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," which was to air tonight.
While civil rights lawyers suggested that the U.S. Supreme Court's "ride-along" decision Monday will put an end to such shows as "Cops," execs from news-gathering operations doubted their methods…
VH1 has hired Ann Sarnoff for the newly created position of executive VP of business strategy and program enterprises.
As part of his effort to respond to the political backlash against Hollywood now under way in Washington, Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti huddled with top studio execs Monday…
ONdigital is slashing the cost of subscribing by giving away set-top boxes and eliminating a connection charge
Paramount Pictures and Lynda Obst Prods. have paid a mid-six-figure sum to acquire Hunter Richards' spec script "Jack and Jill," to which Nicolas Cage is attached as star.
In what might be Oscar's swan song performance in downtown Los Angeles, the 1999 Academy Awards will be presented at the Shrine Auditorium Sunday, March 26, 2000.