Warner Bros. Intl. president Wayne Duband has been named "distributor of the year" by the organizers of Cine Expo Intl., the annual European exhibitors convention being staged in Brussels June 27-30.
ABC, closing out its best competitive primetime performance since the 1978-79 season, faces "some real thorny dilemmas" in putting its schedule together for next fall, entertainment prexy Ted Harbert…
Nearly all of Euro Disney's creditor banks have agreed to sign a restructuring plan reached last month to bail out its ailing theme park near Paris, banking sources said Tuesday.
MTV's virtual lock on television screens may be on the verge of being broken in Southeast Asia. Rupert Murdoch confirmed that his Hong Kong-based Star TV satellite service is in talks with both MTV…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will air the new Spelling TV hour "Models Inc." in "Melrose Place's" Wednesday slot starting June 29, after introducing the series via a "Melrose" story arc beginning April 27.
Government took a beating on Tuesday at the Big Picture Media Conference, an annual Gotham event sponsored by Variety Inc. and Wertheim Schroder. From cable execs griping about regulation to film…
"Blossom" star Joey Lawrence and "Full House" star Candace Cameron have been tapped by Nickelodeon to host the cable web's seventh annual "Kids' Choice Awards" on May 7 at 8 p.m..
Edward Albee on Tuesday won the 1994 Pulitzer Prize for drama for his play "Three Tall Women." The award is Albee's third Pulitzer --"A Delicate Balance" won in 1966, followed by "Seascape" in 1975…
Leading French private TV network TF1 has posted a 2% increase in 1993 net profits of 459 million francs ($ 79 million) on revenue of $ 1.3 billion. A company statement said pretax profits before…
Talk to any one of the record American contingent trekking to Cannes for the MIP-TV market and the tone is upbeat.
The Winter Olympics sent KCBS-TV's key demographic ratings soaring, with the station delivering two to three times its normal primetime levels during the February sweeps.