Mark J. Kern has joined Fox Broadcasting Co. as exec director, publicity, overseeing publicity for series, movies and the Fox Children's Network while assisting in overseeing the department.
Senior European Commission officials have agreed to explore ways of replacing the vast panoply of European production incentives and subsidies with a single, uniform scheme.
New cable TV regs won't be enforced unless the Federal Communications Commission gets more money from Congress, chairman James Quello said Thursday.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
Despite a lucrative term deal at Columbia Pictures, director Penny Marshall is just one step away from signing with Disney-distributed Cinergi Prods. to direct "The Renaissance Man."
ABC has finally set a long-in-the-works deal with Roseanne and Tom Arnold's Wapello County Prods. calling for the couple to develop series and specials for the network (Daily Variety, April 14).
The new QVC under Barry Diller is strong on tying executive pay to performance and relying on retailing expertise.
"Street Stories" has a new executive producer, Mike Rubin. Rubin joins the prime time CBS news magazine from "Eye to Eye with Connie Chung," which debuts next month.
The deal between Columbia Pictures TV and ABC Prods. on the ABC drama "Do the Strand" could be the tip of a much larger iceberg -- providing a model for network-studio alliances in defraying the cost…
Matthew Irmas in from N.Y. Lisa Donovan to Hamilton, Bermuda. Donna Theodore to Chi.
In remarks to shareholders at the company's annual meeting in Fort Worth, Texas, Capital Cities/ABC Inc. president and chief executive Daniel B. Burke said the company has been racking up so-called…