Cablevision Systems Corp.'s V Cable unit completed the purchase of a 20% stake in U.S. Cable Television Group.
IF TELEVISION CRITICS seem a bit nervous at this month's twice-annual dog-and-pony show with the various networks, they have reason to be.
More than four years after leaving the top post at the Royal National Theater to set up commercial shop on the West End, Sir Peter Hall begins 1993 with one of Shaftesbury Avenue's few straight-play…
An attorney investor and a group of six employees have filed separate suits in Los Angeles Superior Court against talk show host Byron Allen and his producers for allegedly breaching contracts to pay…
Walt Disney Home Video plans a Feb. 16 release for "For Our Children: The Concert," featuring such artists as Paula Abdul, Michael Bolton and Jason Priestley performing children's songs.
MGM yesterday became the latest studio to throw its hat into the spec script ring, shelling out a hefty amount for "Getting Even With Dad," a family comedy written by Jim Jennewein and Thomas S…
Warner Bros. has once again proven a semi-simultaneous international and domestic launch can generate impressive B.O. numbers with the right formula. "The Bodyguard" will likely break the $ 100…
The Hollywood Canteen Foundation's board of trustees has allocated $ 147,000 to be divided among 30 veterans' community services, hospitals, educational, health care and research facilities in…
Paramount Communications Inc. capped its fiscal year with a dramatic leap in profits, buoyed by record publishing results, film hits such as "Wayne's World" and its strong stable of firstrun…
Calling it "the fastest roll out in daytime history, Twentieth TV's "The Bertice Berry Show" has been cleared in 77 markets covering 71% of the U.S.
The two pan-European sports channels, Eurosport and the European Sports Network (TESN), have agreed to merge after years of bitter rivalry. U.S. sports cabler ESPN will be part of the new channel's…