Amid all of the network's ratings woes and management turmoil, NBC last week turned to an interesting source for some guidance and inspiration.
EBU Secretary General Jean-Bernard Munch told a pubcasters confab in Brussels on Wednesday that despite increased competition due to an increase in the number of channels, Europe's TV channels have…
Entrepreneur Irving Azoff has filed a $100 million lawsuit against the Stateside arm of Japanese financial titan Nomura Holding and its subsid the Capital Co. of America, alleging it reneged on an…
While Tele-Communications Inc.'s support of Geraldine Laybourne's Oxygen Channel gives it immediate credibility, the planned female-targeted cable web will face an uphill battle to become a widely…
Lynn Harris, who has shepherded such pics as "Town & Country," "Living Out Loud" and "Jello Shots" for New Line Cinema, has been given her exec VP of production stripes.
Despite gains in games and music, as well as the depreciation of the yen, Sony Corp. posted a 21% drop to Y110 billion ($815 million) in operating income for the first half of its fiscal year ended…
The Seagram Co. confirmed Wednesday that it has entered into "exclusive negotiations" with Societe Financiere des Vins de Champagne for the sale of its Champagne brands Mumm and Perrier-Jouet.
Working Title Films is planning to revisit the Swinging Sixties with a lavish adaptation of Richard Neville's memoir "Hippie Hippie Shake."
Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson's Fountainbridge Films has struck a three-picture deal with Intermedia. Connery is likely to star in all three projects.
TVI, a subsidiary of European entertainment giant CLT-Ufa, has acquired a 50% stake in Belgium distributor Belga Films.
The Hartley-Merrill Intl. Screenwriting Prize received a $25,000 boost Wednesday from Jack Valenti, president of the Motion Picture Assn. of America.
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