Kim Harbin has been named vice president of publicity for Buena Vista Television, succeeding Laurel Whitcomb, who has segued to a newly created veepee PR post within Walt Disney TV Animation.
The U of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center has awarded a $200,000 grant to Unapix Entertainment and the Entertainment Group to fund the development of an educational children's TV series…
The last license for digital terrestrial television in the U.K. has been awarded to S4C Digital Networks Ltd. (SDN), a company set up by the Welsh TV channel, S4C.
Comedian Chris Elliott and three other actors have joined the cast of NBC's "The Naked Truth," which will air at 9:30 p.m. Mondays this fall.
Televisa's former chief corporate officer and his brother reportedly will sell their con-trolling shares to current chairman, president and CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean.
Signaling a move toward becoming a bigger force in the music industry while significantly raising its profile with cable viewers, the Box has merged with TCI Music.
The cumulative ratings of original movies on the Family Channel have fallen 8% so far in 1997. The number was wrong in Monday’s story. * * * Billy Crudup will next appear in Warner Bros.’ “Without…
The battle for cable carriage in New York between Time Warner Cable and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. --- one of the most acrimonious legal fights ever waged by media companies --- will end today with…
Will there be a three-peat in the major category nominations for the 49th annual Primetime Emmy Awards? And if there is, will the viewing audience be able to stop yawning long enough to make it…
Warner Bros. TV is preparing for the departure of chief drama developer Nina Tassler, who sources say is in talks for a job at CBS Prods.
NBC has won another week of primetime Nielsens, its ninth in a row, as a lackluster ratings summer gets only more so this week with a big second-episode decline for Fox's "Roar."