Multimedia Entertainment, the distributor of four syndicated talkshows, has announced plans to launch the Talk Channel, a new 24-hour cable service, during fall 1994.
Beating out two majors and a large indie, Island World ended a hectic five-day bidding war by acquiring Robert Kuhn's script "The Cure" late Wednesday for a reported $ 1 million cash.
Fledgling "wireless cable" and other TV services like direct broadcast satellite companies gained access to a wider range of programs under a settlement announced Wednesday by state prosecutors.
Legislation that would prohibit public schools from using Channel One, a controversial news-and-features program that includes advertisements, passed the Senate Wednesday on its second try.
DIC Animation City has formed an educational animation wing, DIC Education Animation, in an effort to take advantage of the Federal Communications Commission's new kids programming guidelines.
Jeffrey Brabec has been named VP, business affairs, at the Chrysalis Music Group.
Country music artist Garth Brooks will film a TV special from Texas Stadium in September during what the artist terms "the largest country music concert to date," to be held before an estimated…
Digital fantasia? There's a lot of buzz among the studios about Quantel's Domino. The $ 3 million combination film scanner/printer and digital workbench was snapped up by Cinema Research Corp. and…
Tele-Communications Inc. has agreed to limit its investment in Interactive Network Inc. to 33%. The giant cable operator currently holds a 22% stake in the Mountain View-based interactive TV…
The concept of selling a new theatrical movie to pay-per-view for a run prior to its release in theaters has picked up an endorsement from an unlikely source: Joseph Collins, chairman and CEO of Time…
Shares of Marvel Entertainment were up Wednesday after Morgan Stanley analyst Kurt Feuerman upgraded the stock to a "buy" from a "hold." Marvel gained $ 1.875 per share to close at $ 29.25, a 15%…