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.
Less than a year after its launch, the MGM Gold movie network has changed direction and decided to expand its offerings beyond the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists film library.
Beverly Hills Theatre Guild is seeking unproduced plays for its annual Julie Harris Playwright Award competition. Deadline to submit is Nov. 1; prizes are $5,000, $2,000 and $1,000. For application…
A strong performance from television operations helped lift Spelling Entertainment Group Inc. back into the black in the second quarter, compared with the 1996 period, when it was awash in red ink.
British Digital Broadcasting has awarded the contract to supply its transmission and distribution services to Castle Transmission Intl.
America's Health Network, which laid off 161 of its 200 employees last week, has bought out A.H. Belo's majority stake in the company .