The Big Three networks saw modest revenue gains in the second quarter, with bright spots reserved only in the ayem and late-night dayparts.
Caroline Andoscia, former prexy of Lynda Obst Prods., has joined the nascent Barry Josephson/Barry Sonnenfeld production team at Disney, the studio announced Wednesday.
FRANCE Canal+ nixes Rock report Canal Plus on Wednesday denied a report by French daily La Tribune that the Gallic giant had reached an accord with Time Warner to buy its Castle Rock division. La…
Japanese electronics company NEC Corp. said Thursday it will launch its own high-capacity rewritable storage disc in 1998, in another blow to the digital videodisc random access memory (DVD-RAM)…
All American Communications reported a 59% increase in net income for the second quarter, due largely to the settlement of certain outstanding claims in its international television operations.
President Clinton on Wednesday repeated his call for a campaign reform package that includes free or deeply discounted broadcast advertising rates for politicians.
Less than a year after its launch, the MGM Gold movie network has changed direction and decided to expand its offerings beyond the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists film library.
Miramax Film's drama about corruption and cover-ups in the New York police force, "Cop Land," has replaced New Line's thriller "Dark Empire," directed by Alex Proyas, in the Midnight lineup of the…
Jones Intercable Inc.'s decision to tap the stock market for $95 million will help fund Jones' latest acquisition of one of its managed cable systems, rounding out a two-year restructuring effort, it…
Steven Rosenberg has been upped to prexy of HBO Intl. from his previous post of executive VP, succeeding his boss, Curt Viebranz, who is opting to leave HBO after three years at the helm.
Gallic paybox Canal Plus is reported to be in tight negotiations with the Amaury press group for an all-news cable channel to be broadcast on its digital offering Canal Sat, according to Wednesday's…