Children's Broadcasting Corp., in the middle of a legal tussle with Walt Disney Co.'s ABC, agreed to sell its 13 radio stations to Global Broadcasting Co. for $72.5 million, it said Friday.
Don Mischer, who will executive produce this year's Primetime Emmy Awards, has been entrusted with the duty of entertaining a mammoth audience at a July 1 spectacle celebrating Hong Kong's transition…
Barbara Miller is senior vice president of talent and casting at Warner Bros. television. Her name was incorrect in Thursday's casting story in the “Emmys” special section. * * * Peter Heller is…
Ex-RAI exec Giampaolo Sodano, one of the most powerful executives in Italy's TV industry, will join arch-rival Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, sources said. The official announcement is expected in the…
Does a woman's wig constitute a veil? That might sound like a pretty preposterous question. But at the Egyptian Radio and Television Union it is very much a hot issue, because some female TV…
Warner Bros. Domestic's "The Drew Carey Show" has landed its first offnet syndication deal: WNYW, the Fox O&O in New York, will pony up about $175,000 an episode for exclusive N.Y. rights
Tom Cruise took home the top male performance honor for his work in "Jerry Maguire," while Claire Danes copped the female honor for "William Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet" at the 1997 MTV Movie Awards…
TV execs at the annual Promax convention here pondered the inevitable question: How to reverse ratings slippage through clever tune-in ads and promotions.
NBC and Paramount Domestic Television were the big winners Saturday at the Promax International Gold Medallion Awards, honoring creative promotion and marketing campaigns for TV and radio.
As part of Fox's push for original summer programming, Dean Koontz's "Intensity" will be the network's first-ever summer miniseries.