FCC staff has recommended that Fox Inc. chairman Rupert Murdoch be granted a waiver of agency rules to permit him to buy the New York Post, and a final decision by the three-member agency is expected…
The Federal Communications Commission Thursday proposed a 25% cap on the nationwide market reach of a single cable TV operator, and also proposed a 40% limit on the number of cable channels that may…
Jim Wiatt, president and CEO of Intl. Creative Management, has been appointed to the USC School of Cinema-Television's Board of Councilors.
Warner Bros., 20th Century Fox, Paramount and Sony Pictures received commendations Thursday from Mayor Tom Bradley for their efforts to donate set pieces and used office equipment to the city's…
British indie TV producer SelecTV is exploring the possibility of creating a U.K. cable channel in the U.S., chief exec Allan McKeown revealed Thursday.
Joseph F. Barletta, a veteran media executive, was named Thursday as president and chief executive of TV Guide.
On the heels of its plunge into the syndicated newsmag strip arena (Daily Variety, June 24), recently created Time Telepictures Television has entered into an exclusive multiyear agreement with ABC…
Universal TV has confirmed that senior VP of casting Joan Sittenfield is ankling after more than eight years with the studio.
Silver King Communications Inc. said it is correcting its previously reported net loss for the third quarter ended May 31, 1993, to $ 1.6 million, or 18 cents a share, from the $ 1.7 million (19…
Fred Weintraub back from the Baltics. Joe Sirola in from Cannes.
The Los Angeles Unified School District Board next week will consider a proposal to decrease filming fees on school campuses by 50% while reducing the number of mandated city employees that are…