Ervin Duggan, the FCC commissioner turned PBS president, said Wednesday he envisions running a network that presents "a clash of ideas," whereby both conservativesand liberals will feel welcome.
Peter Press, Viacom Intl.'s longtime London-based managing director/VP sales in the U.K. and Europe, has ankled abruptly.
Congressional staffers on Wednesday predicted passage in 1994 of legislation allowing telephone companies to compete head-to-head with cable TV operators.
After three months of desperately trying to consummate its proposed marriage to Viacom Inc., the board of Paramount Communications Tuesday put the entertainment giant up for auction.
Claiming that pay-per-view is "inherently a natural enemy of free TV," FCC commissioner James Quello predicted Tuesday that government will continue to resist a shift in top-shelf programming from…
Gallic pay TV giant Canal Plus confirmed that 1993 profits will be around 1. 2 billion francs ($ 200 million) but warned Tuesday that heavy investment over the next 12 months will slow profit growth…
As if it didn't have enough to worry about, Paramount Communications Inc.'s second-quarter profits fell almost 7% to $ 96.8 million, or 80 cents per share, as poor film performance and higher…
A theme park similar to the Warner Bros. Movie Land in Australia costing about $ A120 million ($ 80 million) will be set up in a Southeast Asian country once a suitable location is identified.
Producers Entertainment Group Ltd., producer of the CBS series "Dave's World" and the pic "What's Love Got to Do With It," signed a letter of intent to buy AND Interactive Communications Corp., a…