MTV has decided to launch MTV Japan on Thursday at 10 p.m. following a brief preview, the company said yesterday.
A civil jury trial has been set for Dec. 30 to decide whether Hollywood fin-syn attorney Mickey Gardner was "unjustly enriched" when he pocketed $ 1.5 million in the mid-1980s from S&L executive…
Not surprisingly, Hispanic broadcaster Univision grabbed nine of the 10 highest-rated programs among Hispanic households, according to statistics from the first Nielsen Media Research national…
Facing a declining sports rights marketplace and a desire to get more exposure for the sport, the leaders of IndyCar racing have put together a package of time buys and straight rights fees that will…
Landmark Theatre Corp. announced that the first five days of its Festival Hong Kong has grossed $ 14,491, placing it among the top-earning festivals for the circuit's Nuart Theatre.
Currently in postproduction, Damaged Californians' "Below Thirty/Above 10,000 " is attracting the interest of a number of distributors, largely on the basis of the small production company's recent…
Atlantis Films has announced the appointment of new executives, as well as internal promotions, in anticipation of an expanded 1993 production slate.
Twentieth TV yesterday confirmed that producer-director Steve Binder has been named exec producer of Twentieth TV's "The Chevy Chase Show," which is set to bow on Fox Broadcasting Co. in September.
Grundy Worldwide has entered the Latin American market with the establishment of its 16th production entity, Grundy Prods. Chile S.A. The newly established unit has struck an agreement with…
Carolco is not only sleeping with the lion, it's rolling in dough.
Charter Cable Corp., a holding company formed by Charterhouse Group Intl. Inc. and Galaxy Cablevision L.P., completed the acquisition of the Austin and San Antonio wireless television assets of…