Buena Vista Television's "The Crusaders" has named four local TV journalists to host its upcoming weekly investigative advocacy series, "The Crusaders."
A Delaware chancery court judge said he would order Gold 'N M Television Inc. to transfer its Nostalgia Network Inc. (NNET.O) stock to Concept Communication Inc., if Concept agreed to escrow the…
TV station programming rep sources say Paramount has confirmed in meetings this week that the 1993-94 season will indeed be the last in production for the hit firstrun series "Star Trek: The Next…
The TV distribution company Rysher TPE has picked up the U.S. syndication rights to HBO's series of half-hour dramas "Lifestories: Families in Crisis."
After Buena Vista Distribution executives saw early footage of its negative pickup "The Inkwell," director Matty Rich moved quickly to fire two of five members of his camera crew, it was confirmed…
Jody Brockway has joined NBC as director of motion pictures and miniseries, following the exits of longform exex Michael Tenzer and Mindy Green (Daily Variety, July 13). Brockway comes from Hearst…
The Creative Coalition will sponsor twice-monthly screenings of documentaries whose topics have proved too controversial for public television.
Stephens Group Inc. of Little Rock, Ark., has acquired controlling interest in Donrey Media Group of Las Vegas, according to top exex of the two companies. Donrey operations include five cable TV…
Home Box Office has taken a 10% stake in interactive entertainment company Crystal Dynamics. "This deal will secure our position in the evolving landscape of home entertainment," said HBO chairman…
French media and advertising group Havas SA said its first-half consolidated revenues rose 2.7% to 14.66 billion francs ($ 2.49 billion) compared with the first half of 1992.
The FCC has denied a request from consumer groups that would have allowed cable TV customers to immediately begin deducting 15% from their monthly bills.