Paul D. Beckham, prexy of Turner Cable Network Sales, will retire after 23 years with Turner Broadcasting.
With all the talk about an explosion of specialty channels in the future, PBS officials say public television's best strategy will be to provide a variety of programming, with an emphasis on…
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The 13-year-old boy suing Michael Jackson for allegedly molesting him vividly detailed sexual encounters with the entertainer in a declaration filed Monday with the court.
US West Inc. named four more metropolitan regions in which it will build an interactive multimedia network.
Investors and arbitragers Monday dumped shares of Viacom and drove down the stock prices of Paramount, Blockbuster and rival bidder QVC. The selloff, showing Wall St.'s profound disappointment with…
In a case that may have national ramifications for distrib and exhib webs, an Arizona film carrier has sued Buena Vista for allegedly making exhibitors in Nevada and Arizona breach their contracts…
It will be a Lollapalooza '93 reunion of sorts at the Hollywood Palladium tonight, as most of the rock bands from last summer's alternative fest tour assemble for a benefit show for the Norwood…
Calling the present cable industry "a closed access, non-competitive marketplace," AT&T's Robert Kavner told an audience of several thousand at the Consumer Electronics Show that the cablers' way of…
Shares in BET Holdings hit a 52-week trading high Thursday and could rise further in the near term thanks to a bullish chart pattern and several ambitious expansion moves.
Viacom and its investment bankers were in discussions late Thursday night with backer Blockbuster Entertainment about increasing its participation in the bid for Paramount Communications, sources…
First-quarter earnings for King World Prods. Inc. were flat and revenues rose modestly as the distribbery paid higher participation fees on “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and had to cover production…
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