Julian Mounter, former director-general of Television New Zealand, has been appointed president and chief executive of Hong Kong's Hutchvision Ltd., parent company of Star TV.
ITV station Granada Television, which was among the British pioneers of international co-production, has signaled a new policy toward foreign partnership that puts more emphasis on the tastes of…
O'Hara-Horowitz Prods., the partnership forged three years ago with the NBC miniseries "Switched at Birth," is now at work on an ABC miniseries and two significant anthology projects for NBC.
General Motors filed a lawsuit against NBC in Indiana yesterday, charging the web and an independent testing firm with defamation stemming from an installment of "Dateline NBC," which questioned the…
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The Publicists Guild of America announced nominees for its 30th annual Press Award and International Media Award, which will be announced March 26 at the Universal Sheraton Hotel.
Seven more industryites have been named to serve on a new advisory board for the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television (Daily Variety, Jan. 20).
Corey Haim and Corey Feldman reunite in "National Lampoon's Scuba School," one of three pix ready to roll from 21st Century Film Corp.
The first of the new February titles arrived over the weekend. And two out of three showed signs of being serious box office contenders.
Trans Atlantic Entertainment and IRS Media Intl., two diverse companies that teamed last year in a joint venture to finance and produce films, are about to put two projects into production: "Bruce…
Century 21, an American-backed investment group, has been awarded control of the Czech Republic's first independent nationwide television channel.