Sports syndicator Proserv Television has acquired North American and Asian rights to "The Golden Four," four of the most prestigious track and field events in the world.
NBC News has shuffled the duties of its top executives, turning over the reins of "NBC Nightly News With Tom Brokaw" to wunderkind producer Jeffrey Zucker. The 27-year-old exec will add the nighttime…
On Command Video Corp., a unit of Comasat Video Enterprises, said it has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Spectradyne Corp., alleging that it is using patented On Command technology to…
Golden Harvest Films Inc.'s producer of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" films, Tom Gray, is about to launch an unprecedented, carefully calculated experiment by taking Chinese films uptown in 20…
For the first time in Academy history, the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award will be awarded to two people--actresses Audrey Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor.
Shaw Cablesystems Ltd. said in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission that it has increased its interest in Intl. Cablecasting Technologies Inc. to 9.5%.
After months of rumors that it was losing money, the management of TeleMontecarlo has unveiled a restructuring plan designed to put it back into the black by 1995.
NBC was reportedly scrambling yesterday to secure a replacement for "Late Night With David Letterman" while exex huddled to discuss ways to put the proper "spin" on what could be a bruising session…
Polygram has officially acquired additional shares in both of its Japanese record subsidiaries, Nippon Phonogram and Polydor KK, for $ 24.5 million.
EMI Records Group yesterday confirmed that former executive VP/general manager Daniel Glass will become its new president.
Richard Friedenberg, scripter of "A River Runs Through It," has been slated to receive the NATO/ShoWest '93 screenwriter of the year award during the March 8-11 confab of exhibitors and distributors…