Central Television chairman/chief exec Leslie Hill has been tapped to succeed London Weekend TV's Greg Dyke as ITV's chairman of council effective Jan. 1, 1994.
They've quickly become the rage on MTV, the arbiters of cool in teen culture and the bane of self-styled guardians of morality. Now the animated characters Beavis and Butt-Head are setting out to…
Warner Bros. officially joined the TV network derby Tuesday, announcing an ambitious rollout schedule for its proposed fifth network that will take the weblet from two hours next summer to seven…
The League of Off Broadway Theaters & Producers reached a tentative agreement on a new, four-year contract with Actors Equity Assn. Monday night.
As many as 1,000 demonstrators picketed outside the headquarters of Magyar Televizio, Hungary's state television network, last weekend to protest an alleged bid by the Magyar government to strengthen…
Dawn Steel is expected to close a deal this week to head Turner Pictures.
Warner Bros.' fifth-network blueprint has evoked the wrath of network competitors. "I can't see any of our affiliates going for that plan," said ABC senior veep for affil relations George Newi.
The Hong Kong government will referee the battle between Star TV and the Wharf Cable network over Star's right to have seven channels aired on the newly launched cable net.
Grosso Jacobson Entertainment has inked a deal with mystery novelist Mary Higgins Clark to produce three movies based on one of her books for NBC's "Friday Night Mystery" wheel, in association with…
Lucasfilm Ltd.'s THX Division announced that it will begin offering consultation services for building theaters, screening rooms, home theaters and postproduction facilities.