Outdoor Life Network and its sister channel Speedvision have slapped a breach-of-contract lawsuit on the direct-satellite-distributor EchoStar.
The contract painstakingly arrived at after an 11-week lockout of NABET employees at ABC has been rejected by most of the camera operators, engineers, editors and others who would have been covered…
Gerhard Zeiler, topper at RTL, Europe's largest advertising carrier, said he intends to cut costs at the station by 5% in a bid to increase return on sales from 10% to 15%.
Making its second move in less than a week to expand its listing operations, Tribune Media Services has acquired privately held JDTV Inc., which distributes programming schedules to the cable and…
Expanding his role in the agency's literary endeavors, the William Morris Agency has created a bicoastal position for veteran New York-based literary agent Dan Strone.
New Line Cinema will renew its relationship with Jackie Chan, star of the studio's highly successful 1998 release "Rush Hour," on the comedy actioner "Nosebleed."
Reflecting a competition lineup dominated by low-budget European independent productions from new directors, debut features from France, Russia and the U.K. snared all three Tiger Awards at the 28th…
Pretax profits at Holland Media Group (HMG), the Netherlands' biggest commercial network, jumped from six million guilders ($3 million) in 1997 to $38.4 million in 1998.
Touchstone and Imagine TV, the production company behind "The PJs," "Felicity" and "Sports Night," has sold its first project to UPN, an hourlong soap opera comedy called "Student Affairs."
Advisers to Saudi prince Muhammad Bin Bandur Abdul Aziz were working to revive his $500 million bid for Polygram Filmed Entertainment Friday, despite the withdrawal from the deal of the prince's…
In a surprise move, CTV Television has outbid rival CanWest Global Communications for control of NetStar Communications. Just last month, the majority of the shareholders of NetStar, Canada's largest…