The number of addressable pay-per-view households grew 16% to 37 million in 1997, and is expected to increase an additional 13% to nearly 42 million in 1998, according to the third annual PPV…
Anne Gates has been upped to veepee of business planning and development for Disney Interactive, responsible for strategic and new business initiatives for DI’s ongoing growth. Gates, previously VP…
William L. Barry has been named vice president, business development, for Latin America at Turner Broadcasting System Intl.
Adhering to the gospel of TV "branding," Paxson Communications said its 70-plus TV stations will incorporate "PX" into their call letters.
‘Sphere’ rolls for reshoots Six months after wrapping principal photography on Warner Bros.’ “Sphere,” director Barry Levinson has pulled the cast and crew back to the film’s elaborate Northern…
Italian-born lawyer Vanni Treves has been named the new chairman of Channel 4, the commercially funded public TV web. He replaces Michael Bishop, whose five-year term finished at the end of last year.
Live Entertainment has promoted C J Laycheck from vice president of contract administration to senior vice president of operations, and Bryan Ellenburg from director of post-production to vice…
Valencia-based Santa Clarita Studios (SCS) -- the production base for such major action films as 20th Century Fox's "True Lies" and Carolco Pictures' "Cliffhanger" -- has been put on the market by…
Spanish-language radio stations KLVE-FM and KSCA-FM continued to dominate the Los Angeles market and Howard Stern pulled in his best-ever numbers in the morning for KLSX-FM in the Arbitron quarterly…
Helmut Thoma, managing director of German commercial web RTL, will resign his position in 1999 when his current contract runs out, according to press reports.