Hearst-Argyle Television plans a public offering of 6.8 million new shares, and will use the proceeds to repay debt.
Ron Eldard ("Bastard Out of Carolina," "ER") has been set to star in the World War II drama "When Trumpets Fade" for HBO NYC Prods. Film is skedded to start shooting Nov. 3 in Budapest, Hungary, with…
If you thought raising funds and rallying support for embattled pubcasters was a harmless philanthropic activity, think again.
Ask any of the more than 1,300 industryites attending this year's ShowEast convention how the next week will be spent and you'll receive a succinct reply: "Watching movies."
The broadcasting division led the way as the Tribune Co. posted a 20% gain in net income and a 29% jump in cash flow for the third quarter of 1997.
Bringing a 92-year-old publishing tradition into the 21st century, Variety has announced it will augment its daily and weekly printed editions with an Internet Web site at www.variety.com before the…
NBC has set its Wednesday schedule for the November sweeps period, following the web's cancellation of "Built to Last" and its decision to take "The Tony Danza Show" off the air until December.
Magic Johnson Theatres announced Friday the construction of a 14-screen complex at the South Bay Pavilion Mall in Carson. It's the fourth co-venture to get under way between MJT and Loews Theatres…
USA Networks Intl. has upped Mauricio Gerson to vice president and general manager for Latin America from his prior post of VP.
One forgone payday too many prompted a crew walkout Friday on the Culver City set of "Out on My Feet," an indie-financed boxing drama listing Robert De Niro as executive producer, with Barry Primus…
The premiere of NBC's Friday night drama "Players" fell below the timeslot premiere last season in both households and adults 18-49, according to preliminary nationals.