The huge film industry of India has been plunged into crisis by a production crew strike that has halted filming here since Nov. 5, officials said.
General Motors Corp. will expand a spot TV media buying pilot program in the San Francisco area. The company said since the program’s inception in May 1992, all GM factory spot TV advertising in San…
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Widely touted Cablevision Systems Corp. said its third-quarter operating cash flow rose 8% to $ 68.67 million as net revenues gained 12% to $ 169.56 million. But its quarterly net loss deepened to…
Barry Diller's QVC Network once again has the higher offer on the table for Paramount Communications. The home shopping company wasted no time in putting telco BellSouth's $ 1.5 billion cash infusion…
A Los Angeles judge has handed the Big Three networks an early Christmas present by snapping Hollywood's lock on the TV production and syndication business.
Pacific Telesis Co., one of the slowest Baby Bells to get on the interactive superhighway, sped up the on-ramp Thursday.
The House Administration Committee has passed campaign reform legislation that requires broadcasters to sell advertising time to political candidates at the "lowest unit rate."
Small-cable TV operators are calling on Congress to restrict telephone company entry into the cable TV business for seven years or until the telcos face competition in the delivery of local phone…
It probably won't include Mickey Mouse battling British Red Coats, Goofy and Donald Duck pitted on opposite sides of the Civil War or Minnie Mouse fighting for suffrage rights, but Walt Disney Co…
While Hemdale Communications, Inc. gets its production engines running faster , the company announced Thursday that it has acquired a 20% equity stake in the micro brewery William & Scott, Inc.
A total of 104 distributors and 120 buyers in Central Europe, North and South Americas, Asia and the Pacific regions have confirmed their participation in the second Discop Asia '93, to be held here…