Sara Fischer has been appointed VP of production for motion pictures at Showtime Networks. In the new slot, she’ll handle all aspects of production on feature films for Showtime and for foreign…
The Walt Disney Co., America Online and kids advocacy groups are launching a nationwide campaign to let parents know they have software tools to block kids' access to Internet smut.
Paris mayor Jean Tiberi will push for the sale of his city's 23% stake in local cable operator Paris Cable at the next Council of Paris meeting on Monday.
Italian pubcaster RAI said the number of people paying the TV license fee is on the rise.
Nearly A$10 million ($7 million) will be returned to almost 140,000 Celtic dance fans in Australia and New Zealand after "Lord of the Dance" star Michael Flatley collapsed Nov. 27, forcing the…
German cartel authorities have approved America Online's takeover of CompuServe Germany.
NBC has made it close, but CBS is the official winner of the November sweeps households race, ending NBC's streak of eight-straight major sweeps victories and giving CBS its first sweeps win since…
Pubcaster RAI confirmed its leadership in Italy in the 12 months to Nov. 22, with its share among its combined stations of 48.2% of total audience, a slight rise from 48% one year earlier.
It's not the dawning of the "Age of Aquarius" after all. According to sources close to the Harrison Ford/Kristen Scott Thomas-starrer, Universal Pictures has told the film's writer-director-producer…
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. formed a 50-50 partnership with privately held cabler Insight Communications LP to own cable systems serving 320,000 subscribers in Indiana, the companies said…
Time Warner Inc. confirmed Monday it will take a look at the IPC consumer magazine group that will be auctioned shortly by Reed Elsevier, but people close to TW played down the extent of its interest.