K-Tel Intl. Inc. posted a net income of $ 1.85 million (49 cents a share) for the third fiscal quarter, ended March 31, a 52% increase over the same period last year. Revenues were up slightly to $…
The Family Channel will test the waters for its proposed new cable network, the Game Channel, by carving out a daily two-and-a-half-hour afternoon gameshow block within the Family Channel's schedule…
Greek Minister of State and government spokesman Andreas Andreanopoulos resigned after an apparent disagreement over the government's policy toward two state-run TV networks.
Mitch Schultz has been appointed VP of corporate compensation and organizational development at the Walt Disney Co. He had been director of corporate compensation.
Robert Dingilian, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's executive vice president of worldwide marketing, died suddenly at his home in Studio City early Monday morning from heart disease complications. He was 60.
Is Germany's planned video music channel Viva going to live up to its name and come alive? The station's fruitless search for investors has been the subject of much erroneous press speculation lately.
Linda Bloodworth-Thomason will be presented the American Women in Radio & Television's Silver Satellite Award, recognizing outstanding contributions in broadcast communications, May 20 at the group's…
Joe McFadden has been promoted to senior VP of marketing/sales at CEMA Distribution, moving up from his VP slot.
Following a spectacular opening in Australia (Daily Variety, May 5), "Indecent Proposal" began its European run May 7 with a smash bow in Italy, grossing $ 1.7 million on 196 screens during its first…
Less than a year after exploding on Fox Children's Network, the animated Caped Crusader is taking crimefighting to the big screen in "Batman: The Animated Movie" for a Christmas release, Warner Bros…