Both sides are claiming victory in the wake of a federal court's decision setting the music licensing rates that TV broadcasters must pay to ASCAP.
CNN has equaled and perhaps surpassed the three commercial networks as the nation's most believable TV news source, according to a new survey that suggests NBC's credibility was hurt by its staging…
Formal negotiations for rights to the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta will be held in July, following informal discussions that will start shortly to detail the process for potential bidders.
Michael Gartner has become the first casualty of the "Dateline: NBC" fiasco, in which the newsmag staged the fiery explosion of a General Motors truck.
Overseas Filmgroup subsid First Look Pictures has signed "Sid & Nancy" helmer Alex Cox to write and direct provocative thriller "Blue Tiger," budgeted at $ 4 million. "We have all rights outside…
Dustin Hoffman, French actress Isabelle Huppert and directors Roland Joffe, Nagisa Oshima, Hector Babenco and Tsui Hark are among the nine jury members of the first Shanghai Intl. Film Festival.
New German web RTL 2, which has been delicately reshuffling its shares since September, has found a combination that meets with the tastes of the German media authorities. The station has finally…
DIC Animation City has picked up animation rights to the hit video game "Double Dragon" and plans to produce 13 half-hours for syndication this fall that will be distributed as part of "Amazin'…
Rob Yarin has joined Fox News as a senior editor on the weblet's planned primetime news magazine, Fox confirmed, working under exec producer David Corvo.
Southwestern Bell Corp. and Cox Cable Communications said they signed a memorandum of understanding for a partnership in both cable television and telephone in the U.K.
ABC Distribution Co. has concluded an unusual deal to sell a bundle of programs, complete with commercials, to Russian State Radio and Television.