Shares in Thames TV, Britain's largest independent production company, were suspended yesterday pending an announcement concerning a proposed bid by media conglomerate Pearson.
Wilson Phillips, the fresh-faced celebrity offspring who produced one of the most successful debut record albums in history, have apparently splintered into solo careers.
CBS has scheduled the Chuck Norris action series "Walker, Texas Ranger" for 10 p.m. Saturdays starting April 24, following a two-hour intro April 21.
Canal Plus, Europe's leading pay-TV group, has posted a 14.5% increase in net income for 1992. A company statement released yesterday said net income hit 1.1 billion francs ($ 197 million) and…
KTTV yesterday replaced 10 p.m. news anchorman and market vet Chris Harris with weekend anchor Bob Donley, but reassigned the Harris to a reporting position.
Falcon Cable Television said four of its cable companies have been merged with parent company Falcon Holding Group in a move toward simplifying its ownership structure.
'Pinocchio' 10.2 mil units shipped Walt Disney Home Video also reports that in just six days of release (March 23-28) the restored, reissued animated classic generated sales of more than 4 million…
Monday is the first entry deadline for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, for programs originally broadcast between June 1, 1992, and April 5. A second deadline, for programs airing as late as…
Legislation that would allow telephone companies to provide cable television service in their local regions was introduced yesterday by Reps. Rick Boucher (D-Va.) and Mike Oxley (R-Ohio).
Industry R&D, a recently launched fax service that hooks up a network of 500 print and broadcast reporters with a variety of TV news and movie clients, reportedly has entered into a deal with ABC…
Forget the independents -- for Oscar, this was the year of the visa.