Chris-Craft Television is bent on establishing a fifth network with or without its partner Paramount. The station group reportedly will seek to align with another studio if QVC Network chairman Barry…
Thomas Herwitz, VP and general manager of Fox-owned WTTG-TV, Washington, announced his resignation Thursday to form a company to acquire TV stations.
The Delaware Supreme Court Thursday handed QVC Network its biggest victory yet in the war for Paramount Communications.
Racing the clock to whip the new MGM/UA into shape, Frank G. Mancuso's exec team announced this week that the development slate at the twin studios will likely yield over 20 pictures in 1994.
Grupo Televisa S.A. and Tele-Communications Inc. will not proceed with their proposed joint ventures in Mexico and other territories. As reported, in May the companies said they would join to provide…
Fresh off its summer offensive against TV violence, Congress moved into videogame terrain Thursday as lawmakers warned of a legislative crackdown unless the industry polices itself against gratuitous…
NBC has picked up "The Jane Whitney Show"-- recently plucked from firstrun syndication by Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution -- as a component of its daytime lineup.
After being handpicked by Warner Bros. to helm the film adaptation of Michael Crichton's still unpublished thriller "Disclosure" (Daily Variety, Oct. 6), Milos Forman abruptly parted ways with Warner…
As L.A. awaits the imminent opening of his new musical based on a classic Hollywood film, Andrew Lloyd Webber said Tuesday he is setting out to become a movie mogul himself.
U.S. television rights for the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan, are expected to be sold next month for more than $ 300 million, a top Olympic official said Tuesday.
CBS has chased away the Nov. 29-Dec. 5 primetime Nielsens competition with the Hume Cronyn-Jessica Tandy vidpic "To Dance With the White Dog," helping provide the network its seventh win out of 11…