New York Times reporter Geraldine Fabrikant’s husband, Tim Metz, is a partner in the financial public relations firm of Abernathy MacGregor. His job was incorrectly identified in a Daily Variety…
Fresh from raising $4 million from private investors, Malaysian TV and multimedia producer Articulate Corp. is poised to expand into Singapore and India and to play a key role in Malaysia's…
Bertelsmann AG announced Tuesday that it was "satisfied" with its healthy 1996-97 fiscal year results, but expected even greater profits to be generated soon by its online and entertainment holdings.
HBO may get flak from the broadcast webs for its longform supremacy at the Primetime Emmys, and "The Larry Sanders Show" clearly wears the role of perpetual Emmy bridesmaid, but both the network and…
Leonard Klady: Gross Behavior
The six-month-old terrestrial Channel 5 last week posted its highest-ever viewing share of 4.2%, according to C5's own figures --- up significantly on previous shares of around 3%.
New York state attorney General Dennis Vacco Tuesday amended his lawsuit against 20th Century Fox Film Corp., alleging the studio and others were part of a scheme to help murderer Sammy (the Bull)…
MOVIE “12 Angry Men” —Terence A. Donnelly, producer (Showtime). “Crime of the Century” — Barbara Broccoli, executive producer; Amanda Schiff, executive producer (HBO). “The Ditchdigger’s Daughters”…
United Cinemas Intl., Paramount and Universal's joint overseas exhibition venture, has officially announced the appointment of former Famous Players prexy Joseph Peixoto as its president and CEO.
A small media company plans to go head to head with Rupert Murdoch's satcaster British Sky Broadcasting by setting up a video-on-demand digital cable TV service for movies.
RCA Records has upped Ron Poore to VP, modern rock radio promotion. Joining RCA in 1995, Poore will be responsible for all aspects of the alternative promotion department, including release…