Guns N' Roses singer Axl Rose said Wednesday that he chose a song recorded by mass murderer Charles Manson for the group's latest album because he thought the song deserved an audience.
Columbia's "Ricki Lake" show, airing in a poor latenight slot on NBC affiliate KYW-TV in Philadelphia, will jump to daytime on Capital Cities/ABC-owned WPVI in fall 1994.
Producer Jeremy Thomas has finalized a four-year development and production deal with French major UGC.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
Fox Inc.'s press conference Wednesday to announce some programs for its new FX basic cable network had the air of a bunch of bright young people who just decided to get together and put on a show.
Australian producer/distrib the Becker Group has launched an international TV sales arm based in L.A. Chief exec Richard Becker said Wednesday that the foreign distrib, PRO Intl., will "maximize the…
Leading Canadian helmer Denys Arcand has left his longtime producer Roger Frappier and inked a deal with Toronto-based Alliance Communications Corp. to make his next pic. Arcand is working on the…
NBC has given the first glimpse of its plans to revamp Super Channel, the pan-European cable network in which the Peacock Web acquired a majority stake two months ago.
Congressional staffers on Wednesday predicted passage in 1994 of legislation allowing telephone companies to compete head-to-head with cable TV operators.
Peter Press, Viacom Intl.'s longtime London-based managing director/VP sales in the U.K. and Europe, has ankled abruptly.
QVC Network extended its tender offer for 51% of Paramount Communications' common stock to midnight EST Thursday, Dec. 9. The Delaware Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments that day on Par and…