Chase Manhattan Bank has committed $250 million to back George Litto Pictures, the new financing and producing operation of producer and former agent George Litto.
Bradley, had been hospitalized in Nashville, Tenn., for tests to determine the cause of a respiratory problem, died suddenly, according to his staff.
Kevin Byles has been promoted to senior VP, Warner Bros. Intl. TV Distribution, taking over the duties of James Marrinan, who is leaving the company in April to pursue other interests.
SANTIAGO — Mexico’s TV Azteca has completed a $10.3 million, 75% purchase of low-ranked Chilean broadcaster La Red (Canal 4) from newspaper group Copesa. First announced last December (Daily Variety…
Elizabeth Taylor will receive the Screen Actors Guild's life achievement nod when the org holds its annual awards ceremony March 8.
Bill Anderson, one of Walt Disney's most prolific and trusted film and TV producers and a 24-year veteran of the Disney board of directors, died Dec. 28 in San Francisco. He was 86.
Dan Rather wants to get harder -- on CBS' nightly newscast, that is. The veteran CBS newsman credited the network newscast's recent ratings growth to the decision to emphasize hard news on the…
Faced with soaring cable rates, Federal Communications Commission chairman Bill Kennard said Tuesday he is pondering limits on the amount of programming costs cablers may pass on to consumers.