Preston Padden, president of the ABC TV Network, said Tuesday that "a strong spirit of cooperation" between the major cable operators and big city TV stations owned by the Big Four broadcast networks…
A federal court case initiated by Izzy Asper's CanWest Global Communications against Australian government orders that it sell almost one-fourth of its stake in Network Ten has gained the Canadian…
TCI Satellite Entertainment Inc., the sat-TV arm of Tele-Communications Inc., lost $55 million in the three months to June 30, almost double the loss a year earlier, despite a much improved business…
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The films of director John Cassavetes will be the subject of a retrospective that Film Comment magazine and Miramax Films will present in Gotham and Los Angeles Aug. 22-28.
In a clear victory for SAG, the California Labor Commission released its recommendations Tuesday for a credential structure for studio teachers that will strengthen educational opportunities for…
Cinar Films has begun production in Montreal on a new version of "The Adventures of Paddington Bear," to be co-produced with Protecrea/Canal J, a subsidiary of French broadcaster TF1.
Veteran humor-meisters Chevy Chase, Don Rickles and Jack Warden have signed on to fill out the cast of MGM's pic "Dirty Work," a skewed comedy about a spiteful loser who opens a successful business…
John Sayles' latest film, "Men With Guns," will be screened as a world premiere gala presentation at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, which runs Sept. 4-13.
A British branch of Pioneer Electronics Corp. will start production of set-top boxes in September that can be used for digital TV systems, and France's Canal Plus is slated as one of the major…
Her ABC sitcom may be history after nine seasons on the air, but Roseanne isn't disappearing from primetime entirely.
ABC has promoted Joseph J. Kreder to VP of national TV sales. In his new post, Kreder will oversee East Coast national advertising sales efforts for ABC's 10 O&Os.