Granada TV, producer of the Oscar-winning "My Left Foot," is back in the film business. After a three-year hiatus, the ITV company has returned to feature production with "Jack and Sarah," a$ 4…
Takeover talks between U.K. television companies Granada Group Plc and bid target LWT (Holdings) Plc have collapsed, the Financial Times newspaper said Tuesday. The paper said the failure would…
Execs at media confab Digital Hollywood tried Monday to bury the oft-repeated notion of television's future 500-channel world.
And then there were three. Skater Tonya Harding has entered TV movie territory previously occupied only by Amy Fisher as NBC confirmed that it's developing its own telefilm detailing her story…
Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission head Keith Spicer met with Attorney General Janet Reno and FCC chairman Reed Hundt Monday to discuss the CRTC's tough new TV violence code.
Bob Pfeifer has been named executive vice president of Hollywood Records, heading the diskery and reporting to Walt Disney Co. chairman and chief executive officer Michael D. Eisner and prexy Frank…
Pubcaster Australian Broadcasting Corp. has hired a new chief for its Asian satellite channel amid signs that the 1-year-old Australian Television service is struggling to meet its budgets.
Chuck Gordon, long connected to brother Larry Gordon at Largo Entertainment, has landed on his own in a four-year, first-look production deal at Universal Pictures, the producerconfirmed Monday.
The shadow of NATPE hung heavily over the 34th Monte Carlo Television Festival & Market Monday. Opinion was divided over whether the Miami-based National Assn. of TV Program Executives confab had…
Rhino Records, one of a handful of labels leading the direct marketing charge and doing big business with it, has pacted with QVC, the home shopping network, to hawk its wares.
Los Angeles-based Prime Ticket plans a nationwide rollout by year's end for La Cadena Deportiva Nacional, a regional Spanish-language sports network.