On the heels of two years of uncertainty and hyper-competitiveness, the 1992- 93 primetime Nielsen season has wrapped with a clearly sorted-out slate of winners and losers.
Leading Dutch indie JE Entertainment has cinched a $ 150 million supply agreement with German commercial broadcaster RTL for the next three years.
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. Tuesday announced record first-quarter earnings results. For the three months ended March 31, 1993, net income increased 53% to $ 39.2 million or 20 cents per share…
French pubcaster president Herve Bourges hit back at his critics Monday, rejecting claims from private webs TF1 and M6 that France 2 and France 3 have been responsible for inflating acquisitiion…
Three people were shot and six others wounded by flying glass fragments Tuesday morning when a former Universal Studios employee sprayed the MCA headquarters tower at 3900 Lankershim Blvd. with about…
Switzerland's new private station Tell-TV may go belly up before its planned August bow.
The webs ended the 1992-93 prime time Nielsen season with a whimper, setting an all-time record for lowest weeklong three-network share (55) in the regular season.
French production/distribution company Tele Images has closed format-rights negotiations with partners in Germany and Holland, underlining a continued Euro interest in acquiring rights to adapt TV…
Broadcasters needn't be overly afraid of technology and the advent of a 500 -channel marketplace, according to the heads of the CBS/Broadcast Group, Fox Broadcasting Co. and Paramount Domestic TV.
To the surprise of observers, Thomas Gottschalk's late night, Carson-style show has been renewed by private web RTL.
TV industry vet Larry Forsdick has been named VP of programming for Paramount Domestic TV, where he will develop new programming and oversee daily production on "Entertainment Tonight."