Ad spots on German television continued their growth in the first quarter, though not up to expectations. Germany's seven private TV stations took in 1.4 billion marks ($ 90 million) in ad revenues…
Mitch Schultz has been appointed VP of corporate compensation and organizational development at the Walt Disney Co. He had been director of corporate compensation.
K-Tel Intl. Inc. posted a net income of $ 1.85 million (49 cents a share) for the third fiscal quarter, ended March 31, a 52% increase over the same period last year. Revenues were up slightly to $…
In an apparent endorsement of its development, ABC will put on 11 new series next fall, totaling eight of its 22 hours of prime time.
The Writers Guild of America West will hold a weekend conference June 4-6 featuring sessions with film and TV writers discussing the craft of writing.
Business was relatively slow for exclusive product as the first wave of early bird near-summer wide releases ("Dave" and "Dragon") bowed nationally.
Less than a year after exploding on Fox Children's Network, the animated Caped Crusader is taking crimefighting to the big screen in "Batman: The Animated Movie" for a Christmas release, Warner Bros…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will double-run repeats of "Beverly Hills, 90210" through the summer on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 8 p.m. starting June 1.
A court in the United Arab Emirates not only thought a play was awful, but slapped the lead actor and director with 10 years each in the local prison.
The FCC Friday reversed a portion of its recent fin-syn decision and ruled that the Big Three networks may not "warehouse" popular programs that are ready to enter the syndication market.
Britain's biggest cinema chains are resisting attempts by United Intl. Pictures to extract the highest percentage ever in the U.K. for playing "Jurassic Park."