DIC Animation City's "Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog," based on the Sega International videogame, has been cleared in 141 markets covering more than 86% of the country by Bohbot Communications.
Capital Cities/ABC reported slightly improved operating results in the second quarter Tuesday, even though earnings decreased at the ABC Television Network.
MTV Networks will expand the programming slate of its basic-cable kids network, Nickelodeon, with the addition of two new series this fall.
Britain's Granada Group PLC pacted with three TV broadcasters in Scotland to sell airtime to advertisers.
The Federal Communications Commission caved in to pressure from Congress Tuesday and moved from Oct. 1 to Sept. 1 the date at which new cable TV rate regulation rules will take effect.
In another attempt to put its marketing department firmly into place, Teri Korban-Seide has been named Savoy Pictures' senior VP of media. She will oversee all print and broadcast campaigns, as well…
Australia's Channel Nine owner Kerry Packer is believed to be among overseas and local bidders for the lease of unused time on a free-to-air Kiwi horse racing channel.
Columbia's "Last Action Hero" is off to a fast start in its initial foreign dates. The fantasy-adventure has debuted in the Far East in Thailand, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the Philippines and Singapore and…
Orange County appraisers have agreed to lower Disneyland's taxable value to $ 391 million and give the Walt Disney Co. tax rebates amounting to $ 207,000.
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.