MTV and ESPN are the dominant foreign-programming channels on cable systems in China, according to the results of a new survey.
Canadian producer Allegro Films has teamed with Saban Entertainment to make 12 TV movies, set to be filmed over the next year in Montreal.
Seventh-biggest theater exhib General Cinema has put about one-quarter of its circuit on the market, Wall Street sources say.
Bowing to congressional pressure, FCC chairman Bill Kennard Wednesday temporarily backed off plans to require broadcasters to provide free airtime to political candidates.
The soundtrack to "Titanic" was the bestselling album in the nation for the 11th consecutive week, with more than 455,000 copies of the Sony Classical/Sony Music Soundtracks disc going home with…
Addressing what they see as a shortage of independent film financiers in the movie business, Neal Moritz's Original Films and Newmarket Capital Group have pacted to develop, produce and finance a…
French banking giant Societe Generale has taken an important step into the European film financing business by hiring Premila Hoon and her team away from British merchant bank Guinness Mahon.
Alan Cohen, ABC's executive VP of marketing and research, has been asked to take over duties for on-air promotion until the network can find a someone to replace Jim Vescera, sources said.
The USA Network two-night original "Moby Dick" took first and second places among basic-cable programs for the first quarter of '98 in total households, with Nielsen Media ratings of 8.1. Comedy…
Days after proclaiming he was king of the world following an record-tying Oscar haul, evidence is building that "Titanic" writer/director/producer James Cameron is on course for a kingsize payday.
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. has pinned exec VP stripes on three key execs.