Times Mirror Co. earned a net income of $ 47.9 million (37 cents a share), for the second quarter, ended June 27. That compares to a net profit of $ 44.1 million (34 cents) in the same quarter last…
Richard Carlton, executive director of the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, will step down at the end of l993, it was announced Thursday.
Paul Verhoeven is once again attached as director of Columbia Pictures' "Mistress of the Seas." But Geena Davis may have capsized the film by bailing out.
HBO officials were beaming Thursday over recognition from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, and the pay service's chairman & CEO, Michael Fuchs, is hoping cable operators also will take…
Katz Communications, the rep firm with the largest number of TV-station clients, has promoted Bill Carroll to VP and director of programming for the Katz Television Group.
Fueled by the double-digit operating growth of its MTV Networks and strong performances by other units, Viacom Inc. was able to post second quarter net earnings of $ 41.6 million, or 35 cents per…
Unexpected activism and concern over such bread-and-butter issues as increasing technical advances in production punctuated activities during day six of the centennial convention of IATSE and Moving…
Jacqueline Lyons has joined TriStar TV as VP, creative affairs, reporting to exec VP of series development Eric Tannenbaum.
Any speculation that Creative Artists Agency might not be able to hold on to its Coca-Cola advertising account got squashed late Thursday, as Coke exex signed the agency to produce 30 new commercials…
MPAA prez/CEO Jack Valenti takes on the hot topic “Violence in Film: How to Define It and How to Deal With It” in a speech Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Century City Marriott. Valenti is the industry's…