Peter Brennan and Burt Kearns, who guided Twentieth TV's syndicated tabmag "A Current Affair" through the November sweeps and helped give the show a look similar to its early glory days, have exited…
TV news and magazine vet Mark Monsky, who created "Hard Copy" for Paramount and served a stint as VP of news for the NBC TV stations, has been named executive consultant for "Secrets of the National…
China Television Ltd. announced that it intends to launch a 24-hour satellite TV news service next year.
After winning a battle with New Line Cinema to cast Pauly Shore in "London Calling," a fish-out-of-water comedy set in England, Disney Studios is replacing Shore in the film with "Cool Runnings"…
Former Paramount exec John P. Symes has been named president of MGM/UA Worldwide TV, overseeing development,production and domestic distribution of all television programs.
Disney has sold NBC on a series for the spring starring Gaby Hoffman, the 11-year-old girl prominently featured in the movies "Sleepless in Seattle" and "This Is My Life."
Disney-distributed Caravan Pictures has inked a deal with screenwriter Todd Graff and former 20th Century Fox creative executive Miriam Kazdin to write and produce the comedy "Woke Up Laughing," it…
Europe's pubcasters must seriously examine the concept of narrowcasting if they are to become a digital force.
Mark Persaud has joined RCA Records, assuming the new post of director of new business development and strategy.
Canada's private broadcasters have already made a major New Year's resolution: less violence on the tube.
After three months of desperately trying to consummate its proposed marriage to Viacom Inc., the board of Paramount Communications Tuesday put the entertainment giant up for auction.