The new TV ratings program guidelines may provide a shield for broadcasters to pro-vide even more primetime bathroom humor, said Senate Communications Subcommittee chairman Conrad Burns (R-Mont.)…
Patrick Stewart, widely known as Capt. Jean-Luc Picard in the TV series "Star Trek: The Next Generation," has confirmed to star in "Dad Savage" for Polygram Film Intl.
Phillip Muhl has been promoted to senior vice president, business and legal affairs, for Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group.
Spain's top-rated private station Antena 3 has taken a 15% stake in Spanish digital platform CanalSatelite Digital (CSD).
America Online agreed Wednesday to reimburse customers in 35 states who have been unable to log on to the subscription-based service.
A new Hollywood-on-the-Nile is rising on a 500-acre tract of reclaimed desert 10 miles south-west of Cairo, with the promise it is to be a combination Hollywood-style studio complex and theme park.
TF1, France's leading terrestrial broadcaster, has reported that estimated profits for 1996 fell by 8.6% to 550 million francs ($101 million), despite a 2.8% rise in revenues, which last year hit…
Eric Breindel, editorial page editor of the New York Post, has been appointed senior vice president of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Effective Monday, Breindel's New York-based role will focus on…
CanWest Global Communications Corp. failed Tuesday to persuade the Canadian govern-ment to overturn a ruling that blocked it from launching new television stations in Alberta, but the Winnipeg-based…
Celine Dion and rock band the Tragically Hip have topped the nominations for the Juno Awards, which recognize achievement in Canadian recorded music.