A new privately operated computer bulletin board for writers has been started , in part to fill the void left when the governing board of the Writers Guild of America West shut down public forums on…
Michael Wearing, the BBC's head of drama serials, has had his responsibilities widened to include series. The move is part of the restructuring of the pubcaster's drama department under its new…
Woody Allen is parting company with TriStar Pictures and will instead make his next three films with private funding, Daily Variety has learned.
The cash-strapped school district wants to be head of the class in Hollywood, so it's lowered the price for campus location shooting.
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.