Ted Turner may be interested in selling his cable networks because he wants to produce and own programming and believes owning program rights is important to the future of broadcast and cable TV.
Spot cable advertising jumped 26% over last year to $ 31.2 million for first quarter '93, according to a new industry analysis released Tuesday by Cable Networks Inc. CNI also projects that…
Former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev and Billy Joel have teamed for a charity event called "Together For Our Children -- Musicians Unite With Stars To Immunize Children."
Ending more than a 10-year relationship, Bettye McCartt has parted company with her former Metropolitan Talent Agency associate Chris Barrett and joined the Artists Agency.
Three people were shot and six others wounded by flying glass fragments Tuesday morning when a former Universal Studios employee sprayed the MCA headquarters tower at 3900 Lankershim Blvd. with about…
E! Entertainment Television has negotiated a long-term affiliation agreement with Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest multi-system cable operator. Deal covers carriage of about 4 million…
Broadcasters needn't be overly afraid of technology and the advent of a 500 -channel marketplace, according to the heads of the CBS/Broadcast Group, Fox Broadcasting Co. and Paramount Domestic TV.
James Cameron's Lightstorm Records & Music Publishing Tuesday named Randy Gerston as its vice-president of A&R, in charge of day-to-day operations.
French pubcaster president Herve Bourges hit back at his critics Monday, rejecting claims from private webs TF1 and M6 that France 2 and France 3 have been responsible for inflating acquisitiion…
Winterland Prods. has promoted Rick Fish to senior VP of live entertainment.
As of Friday, New York sheriffs can physically seize the assets of Manley Prods. if the company doesn't pay the $ 343,000-plus it owes bankrupt Baio-Brascia-Venokur Prods. for "Hard Rock Nightmare,"…