In granting workers profit-sharing dividends totalling a record 144 million marks ($ 90.5 million) for the last fiscal year, German media giant Bertelsmann has reached the 1 billion mark goal it set…
ABC closed out its first November sweeps victory in 14 years last Wednesday with a convincing nightly win, built around a commanding 9-10 p.m. performance by the new team of "Home Improvement" and…
"The Crying Game" belied its name over its opening weekend for distributor Miramax Films, opening with $ 34,778 at Gotham's Loews Columbus Circle and $ 25, 435 at the Angelika Film Center. "Game"…
Reshone Intl. Investment Group Ltd. said it intends to buy a controlling interest in Moscow's Gorky Studio.
KNBC-TV news director Nancy Valenta resigned yesterday following a poor performance for the station in a make-or-break November sweeps period.
United Talent Agency has confirmed that Barry Mendel has joined the company.
NBC has apparently trumped the other webs in the almost comical race to be first with their Amy Fisher telefilm, scheduling the movie "Amy Fisher: My Story" for Dec. 28 in its Monday movie slot.
The latest European battle between a well-armed, well-entrenched public service broadcaster and fledgling commercial newcomers is taking place in Portugal. And the main weapons have turned out to be…
ABC has given sophomore comedy hit "Home Improvement" an unprecedented three-year renewal--through the 1995-96 television season--in conjunction with an exclusive two-series deal with the producer…
Feature film title designer Wayne Fitzgerald has joined Hollywood graphic design studio Pittard/Sullivan Design as a partner.
ALL RIGHT, WHOOPI: While she may have been paid only about $ 2.5 million to star in "Sister Act," Whoopi Goldberg is getting a little over $ 6.5 million for the sequel, according to knowledgeable…