Ken Page, a longtime TV exec who was well known in the global TV distribution community, died April 6 of cancer in Toronto. He was 69.
Television programming continues to be dominated by violence and the amount of violent programming in primetime has steadily increased during the past three years, a cable industry-sponsored study…
DirecTV scored its best quarter ever, racking up 400,000 new subscribers from October through December 1997, and EchoStar's subscriber additions jumped 25% in the first quarter of 1998.
Time Warner chairman Gerald Levin had a lot to be happy about Wednesday. In addition to reporting good news on the earnings front, Levin said Time Warner's overall financial picture had improved…
Peter Samuelson's Washington address is Houston, Texas.
NBC has shelved midseason comedy "House Rules" a week early, diminishing its chances for pickup next season.
The fourth annual Los Angeles Independent Film Festival gets under way tonight at the Directors Guild with the world premiere of "Shadrach," based on a short story by William Styron.
Betty Lou Oppenheim, mother of actress Jill St. John and founder of People Helping People USA, died April 2 from complications of leukemia at her home near Palm Springs. She was 85.