ABC, CBS and NBC are expected to get a reprieve from federal regulators today that will allow the major webs to preempt their educational kidvid shows on Saturday mornings for live sports programming.
Ticketmaster has purchased the outstanding 50% equity interest in its Ticketmaster-Northwest joint venture for $12.5 million.
Just as broadcast lobbyists and kidvid groups appear to be headed toward a final compromise on a new and improved TV content code, creative guilds threatened Wednesday to take that rating system to…
A week after German media giants Kirch and Bertelsmann emerged from the country's digital TV wars as allies, the country's cable gatekeeper, Deutsche Telekom, has agreed to open the door to its 17…
Staving off a foreclosure sale on his project, developer Robert Maguire of Maguire Partners said Wednesday that he had reached an agreement in principle with two major investment banks for the…
Bertelsmann AG will dilute its 50% share in CLT-Ufa, Europe's largest TV and radio house, in a deal bringing in German newspaper group Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ), it was confirmed Tuesday.
Canal Plus announced Wednesday that its board has given the greenlight for the Kirch Group to buy its 37.5% stake in German paybox Premiere.
Cinar Films, the Montreal-based kids TV producer, has inked a deal to acquire educational publisher Carson-Dellosa Publishing Co. of Greensboro, N.C., for $40.5 million.
Universal Studios will dramatically scale back its plans to create a destination resort on its sprawling hillside property in Universal City, eliminating a family-oriented theme park, slicing the…
Lars Kolvig, managing director of Nordisk Film Production and the last of the old guard of Nordisk top management to stay on following a 1992 merger with the Egmont Group, resigned Tuesday.