Congressional staffers on Wednesday predicted passage in 1994 of legislation allowing telephone companies to compete head-to-head with cable TV operators.
Peter Press, Viacom Intl.'s longtime London-based managing director/VP sales in the U.K. and Europe, has ankled abruptly.
QVC Network extended its tender offer for 51% of Paramount Communications’ common stock to midnight EST Thursday, Dec. 9. The Delaware Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments that day on Par and…
Euro Disney's bankers have called timeout in their hardball negotiating game with the Walt Disney Co. over the future of the massive leisure complex at Marne-la-Vallee.
Joan Cusack has joined Whoopi Goldberg and Ray Liotta in the cast of "Corrina , Corrina," New Line Cinema said Wednesday.
Media analyst Paul Kagan joked at the opening of the Western Cable Show that the event was the "first-ever Western Annual Telephone Convention."
ABC's regular lineup rebounded to win Tuesday after the web's only loss of the season, but the charge came too late, as CBS will claim its first November sweeps win since 1984 when final averages are…
Helen Mossler has been promoted to senior VP of talent and casting at Paramount Network TV. Before joining the studio, Mossler was an independent casting director from 1979-83. * * * Chrysalis Music…
Veteran Aussie production house Crawfords is restructuring to accommodate indie and overseas producers alongside in-house productions.
Former KABC-TV news anchor and magazine maven Chuck Henry has emerged as the front-runner to replace 12-year KNBC-TV vet John Beard, who starts Monday as an anchor for KTTV.
Daniel Petrie Jr. has been attached as director of the Pauly Shore starrer “London Calling.” The wrong director was named in Wednesday’s story about the Hollywood Pictures project.