Shares in Thames TV, Britain's largest independent production company, were suspended yesterday pending an announcement concerning a proposed bid by media conglomerate Pearson.
Wilson Phillips, the fresh-faced celebrity offspring who produced one of the most successful debut record albums in history, have apparently splintered into solo careers.
CBS has scheduled the Chuck Norris action series "Walker, Texas Ranger" for 10 p.m. Saturdays starting April 24, following a two-hour intro April 21.
Canal Plus, Europe's leading pay-TV group, has posted a 14.5% increase in net income for 1992. A company statement released yesterday said net income hit 1.1 billion francs ($ 197 million) and…
KTTV yesterday replaced 10 p.m. news anchorman and market vet Chris Harris with weekend anchor Bob Donley, but reassigned the Harris to a reporting position.
The state Supreme Court let stand a $ 2 million award to a former "Beverly Hillbillies" star who sued over the movie rights to the Madonna pop hit "Like a Virgin."
Barbara Trent and David Kasper, producers of the feature documentary Oscar winner "The Panama Deception," took the opportunity of meeting with print reporters backstage to lobby scribes for support…
Ron Howard and Brian Grazer and Imagine Films Entertainment Inc. announced that IFE Acquisition Co. Inc., a corporation controlled by Grazer and Howard, has completed its acquisition of Imagine and…
Legislation that would allow telephone companies to provide cable television service in their local regions was introduced yesterday by Reps. Rick Boucher (D-Va.) and Mike Oxley (R-Ohio).
Industry R&D, a recently launched fax service that hooks up a network of 500 print and broadcast reporters with a variety of TV news and movie clients, reportedly has entered into a deal with ABC…
Forget the independents -- for Oscar, this was the year of the visa.