The Federal Communications Commission caved in to pressure from Congress Tuesday and moved from Oct. 1 to Sept. 1 the date at which new cable TV rate regulation rules will take effect.
In another attempt to put its marketing department firmly into place, Teri Korban-Seide has been named Savoy Pictures' senior VP of media. She will oversee all print and broadcast campaigns, as well…
Australia's Channel Nine owner Kerry Packer is believed to be among overseas and local bidders for the lease of unused time on a free-to-air Kiwi horse racing channel.
Columbia's "Last Action Hero" is off to a fast start in its initial foreign dates. The fantasy-adventure has debuted in the Far East in Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the Philippines and Singapore and…
Orange County appraisers have agreed to lower Disneyland's taxable value to $ 391 million and give the Walt Disney Co. tax rebates amounting to $ 207,000.
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
Nearly 150 small cable TV operators are blanketing D.C. this week in hopes of obtaining relief from a morass of new Federal Communications Commission regulations stemming from passage of the 1992…
Writer/director David Cronenberg has inked a deal with Paragon Entertainment to develop a six-part TV series, "Crimes Against Nature," for Canadian pubcaster CBC.
NBC and Kellogg USA have detailed their network/advertiser marketing campaign, which the parties announced in May, sans specifics, to be the largest of its kind ever.
The understaffed Federal Communications Commission has gotten an offer of assistance to help carry out the 1992 Cable Act from the U.S. Dept. of Treasury.
Former Twentieth TV prez Harris Katleman has left an independent production deal with the studio to become chief operating officer at Mark Goodson Prods., the parties confirmed.