IN CASE YOU HAVEN’T NOTICED, summer ’99 already has blasted off in Hollywood, and from early indications, it promises to be even more aberrant than usual. Consider the following: The first Hollywood…
Saban Intl., the global distribution unit of Fox Family Worldwide, has inked a three-year deal with Malaysia's year-old terrestrial broadcaster NTV7 for a two-hour block of Fox Kids programming.
Landon Media Group Inc., the largest newspaper representative in the U.S., has appointed Janet Feely to the newly created position of category director of movie studios.
ESPN has upped David Berson from manager to director, operations, distribution development. His new duties include overseeing the operational and financial aspects of the company’s pay-per-view…
Smart, an aspiring TV measurement service that hoped to compete with Nielsen Media Research, threw in the towel Thursday.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has been conspicuous in its lack of interest in the Internet except through TV Guide Inc., which it now jointly controls with John Malone's Liberty Media. Yet News has…
Terry Reagan has been upped to veepee and controller at Universal Studios.
Telewest, the U.K.'s second-largest cable company, is reportedly poised to make a $1 billion takeover bid for General Cable, the country's fifth-largest operator.
Viewer's Choice, the dominant pay-per-view distributor in the U.S., has named Gavin Harvey to the new post of senior VP of marketing and brand director, hoping he can turn a relatively unknown…
ABC's Disney-produced kidvid sked has wrapped up its second consecutive season-long win among broadcast competish, holding onto the crown despite a strong challenge from Fox Kids Network.
Last year's Cottesloe Theater production of Michael Frayn's "Copenhagen" is Broadway bound next year, courtesy of producers James Nederlander Sr., Elizabeth Ireland McCann and Roger Berlind.