The son of Bavarian media mogul Leo Kirch has founded Thomas Kirch Communication GmbH & Co. KG Medien Holding, Munich-based news service New Business reported over the weekend.
Fox is taking sports electric, hoping that the success of its four-year-old sports television broadcast programming will rub off on a new sports-themed line of video games.
Lee David Zlotoff, the creator of TV's "MacGyver" and the writer-director of the indie pic "The Spitfire Grill," is set to take the helm of "Zero Hour" for 20th Century Fox.
Ken Wilson has ankled as prexy of the black music arm of MCA Records, sources said late Monday. The move signals a restructuring of the unit, which has had a spotty track record over the past 18…
Michael Malone has been promoted to senior VP, licensing and merchandising, at 20th Century Fox licensing & merchandising.
Nickelodeon Latin America has more than doubled its multichannel distribution since launching in December 1996.
BMG Entertainment is on track to close the year with the second-highest market share among the Big Six music congloms. In the bellwether category of current overall market share, BMG has surprised…
Heeereee's Howie! Howie Mandel will launch his syndie talkshow next year from Johnny Carson's old stomping grounds, the famed Studio 1 at the NBC compound in Burbank.
Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti expected to find video piracy thriving in Asia, but he was a little surprised to discover, during his just-concluded trip there, that the Vietnamese…
Ron Eldard has inked to star opposite Russell Crowe in the untitled David Kelley hockey-themed project formerly called "The Game" at Walt Disney Pictures, sources said Friday.
Charlie Gibson, co-anchor of ABC's troubled "Good Morning America," is expected to ink a new pact to host A&E Network's signature series "Biography," but likely will remain with the Alphabet web and…