Paula Radin has been upped to VP of special events and creative services at Fox Broadcasting Co., reporting to George Oswald, senior vice president of creative services.
Japanese electronics company NEC Corp. said Thursday it will launch its own high-capacity rewritable storage disc in 1998, in another blow to the digital videodisc random access memory (DVD-RAM)…
Mexican direct-to-home television broadcaster Sky Mexico will broadcast two of ESPN Intl.'s sports channels under a new agreement, the two companies announced Wednesday.
A federal grand jury has indicted Linda Contreras, the former secretary-treasurer of the Office & Professional Employees Intl. Union, Local 174, on charges she embezzled more than $8,500 from 1992 to…
History Channel has decided to embrace John Malone's new digital cable experiment after rejecting a similar Malone-generated service six weeks ago that's now under way in a cable system in Heath…
Jones Intercable Inc.'s decision to tap the stock market for $95 million will help fund Jones' latest acquisition of one of its managed cable systems, rounding out a two-year restructuring effort, it…
Actor Billy Burke has landed a co-starring role in Touchstone's upcoming parody pic, "Jane Austen's Mafia."
Disney Regional Entertainment, formed late last year, has announced its first project: DisneyQuest, a "virtual entertainment center" concept that Disney executives plan to introduce in Orlando, Fla.…
After weeks of rumor-mongering, President Clinton on Wednesday officially tapped William Kennard to replace Reed Hundt as FCC chairman.
Evergreen Media Corp. and Chancellor Broadcasting Corp. announced Wednesday that Justice Dept. antitrust officials want more information about their plans to acquire Katz Media, an advertising sales…
FRANCE Canal+ nixes Rock report Canal Plus on Wednesday denied a report by French daily La Tribune that the Gallic giant had reached an accord with Time Warner to buy its Castle Rock division. La…