Simmering discontent has heated up among the shareholders of France's Television Par Satellite (TPS) digital platform, with senior execs at the M6 network warning TF1 against launching a…
The long-rumored Bruce Springsteen reunion tour with the E Street Band became a reality Tuesday with reps for the singer confirming a roadshow set for summer 1999.
Paxson Communications has applied to the FCC to sell WBPT, its UHF TV station in Bridgeport, Conn., to a company that will turn it into a 24-hour, Spanish-language home-shopping service.
Filmmakers Brian Robbins and Mike Tollin, who tackle highschool football in Paramount's upcoming comedy "Varsity Blues," will next take a swing at inner-city little league baseball in Par's…
Polygram CEO Jan Cook has ended his 25-year run at the conglom by retiring Tuesday.
NEW YORK — CBS News special correspondent Gloria Borger is close to inking a new deal significantly expanding her role at the Eye web. Under the agreement, Borger will continue as a regular…
The Casting Society of America this week launches its 1998 installment of "Stockings for Care," under which sponsors and individuals are encouraged to donate Christmas gifts for 600 disadvantaged…
Sony Corp. said Monday that it will use the euro for settlements with its group companies in Europe starting in January.
Christine La Valle has been named VP, strategy and planning for Pittard Sullivan. In her new position, La Valle will be responsible for evaluating the integrated marketing and communication needs of…
With NBC in hot pursuit, the WB's founding entertainment president, Garth Ancier, has resigned from his post, and the netlet's No. 2 programming executive, Susanne Daniels, is stepping into his shoes.
Sony Music Intl. has named Rick Dobbis exec veep, in a newly created post that taps the vet exec's familiarity with the overseas marketplace. It also positions the former Polygram chieftain as…