Last week …$ 73,000,000 1991 …$ 62,800,000 1990 …$ 67,200,000 Year to date …$ 3,528,100,000 1991 …$ 3,552,300,000 1990 …$ 3,759,500,000
CBS has given a back-nine episode order to "Bob," the new Bob Newhart sitcom from Paramount Network TV, making it the first new series officially picked up by the network for a full 22 episodes.
The Far East is the flavor of the month in the international television business.
Time Warner Inc. debt offering $ 1.375 billion Terms aren't set but SEC registration aims to lock in historically low interest rates. Cash could redeem part of TWI's hefty preferred stock, which has…
Three independent television companies and the news agency Reuters Ltd. announced yesterday a takeover bid for troubled Independent Television News Ltd. Carlton Communications PLC, London Weekend…
The ITV web has reordered Aussie soap "Home and Away" for another three years at a price of T20 million ($ 35 million), believed to be one of the most expensive deals ever for an imported show on…
Cable TV pioneer Bill Daniels filed suit yesterday to have the retransmission consent/must-carry provision of the new cable law declared unconstitutional.
NSB Corp., the former Hemdale Film Corp., has been given yet another brief extension on its payout to angry creditors. NSB was supposed to either pay off creditors or convert the involuntary Chapter…
The Republic of Ireland has joined the Council of Europe's Eurimages initiative, opening the way for English-language pix to benefit from Eurimages funding.
This year's Canadian Genie Awards show promises to be both entertaining and suspenseful as John Candy hosts a flat-out race between David Cronenberg's "Naked Lunch" and Jean-Claude Lauzon's "Leolo"…
News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch is still waiting for a higher grade from ratings analysts on the company's $ 7 billion-plus debt.