Bell Atlantic Corp.'s Bell Atlantic Video Services Co. unit and Oracle Corp. said they plan to jointly develop and market interactive multimedia software and services.
MTV plans a yearlong campaign against violence, using news shows and public service spots to take the glamour out of guns.
ABC news and entertainment fare will begin airing in 23 Middle Eastern and North African countries between January and March. The web has licensed the programs to Orbit Communications, which will…
Singer Michael Jackson and three others did not steal the hit songs "Thriller ,""The Girl Is Mine" and "We Are the World" from two other songwriters, a federal jury ruled Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Times has teamed with Pacific Telesis to offer a home shopping service to Angelenos. "It will provide us with the home shopping lane" on the information superhighway, said Lee Camp…
Talkshow producer Multimedia Entertainment has confirmed that it will roll out a half-hour, latenight chat strip with KABC-AM host Dennis Prager at this month's National Assn. of Television Program…
Star Television, the Hong Kong-based satellite-delivered programmer owned by Rupert Murdoch, is now seen in more than 42 million homes, according to a survey released Wednesday.
MGM/UA took another giant step toward re-establishing itself as a major Hollywood distribution force Wednesday when "Cliffhanger" director Renny Harlin confirmed that Michael Douglas and Geena Davis…
Actors in British Columbia have opted to continue re-affiliation talks with ACTRA, Canada's screen performers union -- despite a proposed merger with the Canadian branch of the Teamsters.
A Virginia district court judge has thrown out a lawsuit against helmer/scripter John Sayles over copyright infringement on the Oscar-nominated film "Passion Fish."
Creative Artists Agency and N.S. Bienstock, a premier talent agency for TV news talent, have formed a joint venture. The agreement gives the New York-based Bienstock, whose clients include Dan…