As reporting assignments go, the Cannes Film Festival isn't exactly bamboo shoots under the fingernails. With plenty of sun, sea, stars and sex, the festival fortnight would seem to be the envy of…
Germany's Deutsche Telecom, Sweden's Telia InfoMedia TeleVision, and Holland's two largest cable operators Casema and Mediakabel have agreed on a digital decoder standard.
Multiple Grammy Award-winning record producer David Foster has been tapped to receive the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund Children's Choice Award, which will recognize the prolific producer's philanthropic…
The pitch “The It Girl,” which recently sold to the Barry London Co., was created by Lars Davidson and David Freeman. Davidson’s name was omitted from the May 7 story.
ABC News spiked a story about allegations of sexual misconduct in Congress hours before it was scheduled to air Friday night, prompting a complaint from the author of an upcoming book who first…
Sony Corp. has established an advertising agency within the Sony group. The company called Intervision Inc. was formed through the acquisition of the advertising firm Tokyu Agency Intl. Inc. Sony…
US West is shifting most of its non-cable assets out of its media group, reducing the company's debt and easing the way for the telco to finalize a cable deal with Time Warner Inc., Wall Streeters…
Paramount Pictures has picked up domestic and most international rights to "The Education of Little Tree" from producer Jake Eberts.
With ABC nailing down its schedule, industry eyes are starting to turn to Fox and UPN, which can still make last minute changes to their lineups before upfront presentations on Tuesday.
The Cisneros Television Group (CTG) announced the appointment of Emilio Rubio as senior vice president of international sales. Rubio will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of channel…