Toshiba America Consumer Products has announced it is taking the plunge and manufacturing TV sets equipped with the Wink interactivity technology, with plans to have them available for sale in the…
Richard Paradis has been named president of the Canadian Assn. of Film Distributors and Exporters.
Sony Corp. and Philips Electronics NV have developed a magnetic audio disc they hope will be the foundation of a new generation of audio technology that will complement existing audio CDs, a Sony…
Buena Vista's Robin Williams starrer "Flubber" demonstrated the most bounce-per-ounce among Turkey Day contenders, sailing to an estimated $36.4 million over the five-day weekend.
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., Liberty Media and their two partners in the acquisition of Telemundo Group Inc. will increase the $539 million price for the Spanish-lingo broadcaster by 8% if the…
Building on the success of Tokyo Disneyland, the Walt Disney Co. said Wednesday it has entered into a licensing agreement for a new ocean theme park on Tokyo Bay.
The Peacock web preened on the final night of the November sweep, Nov. 26, but CBS is poised to take bragging rights today for its first sweeps victory in households and total viewers in three years.
Stone Stanley Prods. has inked a deal with Disney's Buena Vista TV for a syndie revival of the gameshow "Let's Make a Deal," confirming expectations (Daily Variety, Nov. 19)
German telco Deutsche Telekom will spin off its cable TV activities next year and may sell stakes in the new subsidiary to private investors.
Colombian television opened a new chapter last week with the award of commercial licenses to two of the country's leading program producers.
Actress-model Kathy Ireland and the Sterling/Winters Co. have struck a nonexclusive TV development pact with Viacom Prods.