Alliance Communications has added four new movies to its already busy TV slate, bringing its production tally for the year up to a record 190 hours of TV programming. This reps a 41% increase over…
Sunday's Chicago Bulls-Indiana Pacers game on NBC scored an average 20.7 rating, 34 share in 35 markets metered by Nielsen, giving it a strong chance to emerge in national results as the…
Cable operators are strapping on their battle armor, preparing to try to beat back the robust increases Ted Turner is asking them to pony up for another five years of TNT.
The advertising sales upfront for non-primetime dayparts began Thursday and, with the exception of NBC's "Today," media buyers characterized the marketplace as soft.
As publishers and producers exited their East and West coast offices last week and headed off to the heartland for Chicago's BookExpo America, their go betweens -- agents and scouts -- were…
Paramount Domestic TV has inked a long-term renewal of "Entertainment Tonight" with CBS O&Os in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and five other markets.
Federal antitrust authorities have cleared the way for German media conglomerate Bertelsmann to acquire the largest U.S. book publisher, Random House, Bertelsmann said Sunday.
"Titanic," "Men in Black" "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery" and "Face/Off" each won two trophies at the 1998 MTV Movie Awards Saturday, which will be telecast Thursday from 9-11 p.m…
HBO has hired Dolores Morris away from Children's Television Workshop to become VP, original programming, for HBO Family channel, a recently launched multiplex network that targets families and…
Telefilm Canada has allocated the last of its nearly $80 million film, TV and multimedia 1998 production fund, shelling out more than $21 million to 48 projects.
Japan's Post and Telecommunications Ministry bowed to pressure from broadcasters worried about the cost of setting up digital broadcast networks and decided Friday to push back the launch of…