In a nod to the growing role of computers in broadcasting production, Apple Computer's John Sculley was the keynote speaker at this years' National Assn. of Broadcasters convention. It was the first…
The mood of buoyancy with which the 30th Mip-TV program market opened last Friday continued through the weekend, with distributors reporting an upbeat sales tempo and producers announcing new…
Unlike last year, when the Cannes Film Festival was bookended by two big American pictures, "Basic Instinct" and "Far and Away," this year's fest will open and close with French films.
Rim Film Distributors and Laemmle Theatres have inked a 52-week deal designed as a prototype to introduce "white bread" America to Asian movies and tap a new market.
1993 The Peabody Award Emmy Award Nominations: Outstanding Children's Series Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series Outstanding Directing in a Children's Series Outstanding Writing in a…
The death of Sen. Strom Thurmond's daughter last week at the hands of a drunken driver may spur Congressional efforts to require health warnings on beer and wine advertisements, broadcasters were…
Metro Rail construction along Wilshire Boulevard has apparently caused many of the businesses, including the historic Wiltern Theater, to sink, if ever so slightly.
It appears that Snow White is finally going to marry Prince Charming on the big screen after months of collecting dust in the can.
Daniel Savage has been named director of marketing at Mercury Records, reporting to Larry Stessel, senior VP and general manager of the label.
When LeVar Burton traded ecclesiastical studies for acting, he hoped his new career would still enable him to inspire others to reach their potential. So when the producers of "Reading Rainbow," a…
Disney Studios has teamed with Lin Broadcasting to underwrite a new educational program aimed at kids. The show, "Disney Presents Bill Nye the Science Guy," will be produced and distributed by Disney.