Some U.S. majors are moving fast to take up China's revolutionary offer of buying films on commercial terms.
Rogers Communications Inc. said Pierre Juneau has agreed to act as trustee to hold and vote the shares of Maclean Hunter Ltd., to be acquired by Rogers under its offer to purchase all of Maclean…
The Singapore season of "Les Miserables" broke the $ S1 million ($ 632 ,900) gross barrier for the first time in its seventh week, encouraging the producers to believe they'll at least break even on…
When Dennis Muren showed up at the Academy Awards March 21, fans didn't scream for his autograph. But Muren, who picked up his eighth Oscar for helping create the dinos in "Jurassic Park," has a…
As expected, there will be a break-up between Rupert Murdoch's Star Television satellite service and the BBC's World Service Television news programming -- but that split is now likely to come in…
The Nielsen Hispanic Television Index celebrated its first year tracking viewership habits of U.S. Hispanics and Univision is elated.
Though theatrical attendance in Chile was up just 0.5% in 1993, hitting nearly 5 million tickets, the news cheered the industry execs since it reversed a downward trend ongoing since 1988.
The Grammy Awards hit a flat Nielsen note on Tuesday, as viewers puckered up for episodes of "Roseanne" and "NYPD Blue," as well as the NBC special "Ancient Prophecies."
For broadcasters, figuring out how to be a player on the information superhighway is a lot like Dorothy's efforts to go home in "The Wizard of Oz." At last week's National Assn. of Broadcasters…
An advertising exec and a former political exile will share the chairmanship of South Africa's newly created Independent Broadcasting Authority, a selection panel announced last week.