Three relative newcomers to ITV's top table are being tipped to become the new ruling triumvirate of the British commercial TV web, as a result of the changes in ITV ownership rules announced…
NBC confirmed that Greg Kinnear is taking over as host of the network's latenight talk series "Later," as reported (Daily Variety, Nov. 24), with production of the NBC Prods. half-hour to shift from…
King World's "Les Brown Show" is going on an unscheduled production hiatus beginning today. But the syndicator won't make a decision about canceling the low-rated talkshow until it has an opportunity…
Multi-billionaire Ronald Perelman, building a growing media empire, will pool three of his entertainment companies and raise money to expand even more.
Heavy snow and freezing temperatures across much of Europe didn't deter more than a million people from flocking to "Aladdin" as its overseas cume soared to $ 100 million.
The FCC will continue to enforce regulations against broadcast indecency, but only between the hours of 6 a.m. and 8 p.m., interim FCC chairman James Quello said.
The Disney-MGM Studios has announced that Jim Washburn has been promoted to director of new business development/West Coast.
Wayne Forte, who recently left music agency powerhouse Intl. Talent Group, is back in the business as the founder of Entourage Talent Associates, a New York-based firm.
Energy Prods., a Studio City-based licenser of 35mm film, has acquired the assets of Dreamlight Images, including the work of 115 indie producers, and taken over its New York offices. No financial…
Carolco Pictures Inc. said it is offering to buy 13% senior subordinated notes due 1996 at $ 1,000 principal amount of notes for $ 1,000 plus $ 10.68 in accrued and unpaid interest to and including…
Despite statements by an attorney for Michael Jackson Tuesday that a grand jury indictment of the singer was imminent, a Santa Barbara County official said Wednesday that no witnesses were called to…