Preston Padden, president of the ABC TV Network, said Tuesday that "a strong spirit of cooperation" between the major cable operators and big city TV stations owned by the Big Four broadcast networks…
Government funding of $4.5 million has been awarded for the construction of the Cittadella del Cinema, a complex to contain three screens, a cinematheque and the offices of the Giffoni Film Festival…
The Toronto Intl. Film Festival pulled back the curtain a little further Tuesday with the release of 24 titles confirmed for its special presentations program.
The two-night TNT Original miniseries "Rough Riders" delivered a total of 32.9 million unduplicated viewers during its six-play run on TNT, which makes it, according to the network, the most-watched…
Longtime Malofilm Distribution president Yves Dion has ankled the Montreal-based company in the latest executive shuffle at the Canadian film distrib.
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's "Walker, Texas Ranger," coming off its first rerun week on the USA Network, ended up with a 117% leap in men 18-49 --- and a 45% increase in women 18-49 ---over the…
Sony Pictures Entertainment put an exclamation point on its commitment to growing its Digital Studios division Tuesday with two key appointments of an SPE veteran and an experienced newcomer.
E.W. Scripps Co.'s consolidated revenue rose 7.6% in July to $90.1 million, compared with $83.8 million in July 1996.
Warner Bros. has secured "Seinfeld"-level coin for off-network syndication rights to "The Drew Carey Show" in the star's hometown of Cleveland, also the setting of the hit ABC sitcom.
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has slapped senior VP stripes on Dennis Wharton, who joined the broadcast trade just over a year ago as vice president for public affairs.