HBO's live concert telecast featuring Garth Brooks performing in New York's Central Park --- an event that drew a record 250,000 attendees --- attracted the Time Warner pay cabler's largest audience…
ABC has promoted Joseph J. Kreder to VP of national TV sales. In his new post, Kreder will oversee East Coast national advertising sales efforts for ABC's 10 O&Os.
The four sitting FCC commissioners failed to resolve their differences over rules for TV political attack ads and political editorializing.
Peter Risafi has been tapped VP of creative services for Lifetime Television. Handling the management and guidance of the Lifetime creative services department's writer-producers, designers and…
At Saturday's “G.I. Jane” sneak preview, the percentage of audience members who rated the film excellent or very good was in the mid-80s to low-90s. This figure was wrong in Monday's box office…
NBC has tapped Turner Broadcasting System veteran Daniel B. Lovinger for the newly created position of vice president, international sales.
The Massachusetts Legislature has raised the ire of the Motion Picture Assn. of America with a bill that would make it illegal to use the name, portrait, picture, voice or any part of an individual's…
The one-two punch of Warner Bros.' "Conspiracy Theory" and Sony's "Air Force One" led the weekend's top 60 films to a $94.1 million total.
In the ever-mystifying world of Hollywood severance packages, studio presidents and chairmen who quit (or are ousted) are routinely given production deals.
Andrea Taylor, credited as the driving force behind TNT's recent radical on-air redesign, has been upped to senior VP of creative services at the Turner network, working out of the network's Atlanta…