Britain's Granada Group PLC pacted with three TV broadcasters in Scotland to sell airtime to advertisers.
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
United Talent Agency has signed actor Danny Aiello for worldwide representation. Aiello will be handled by a team of UTA agents led by Peter Benedek and JJ Harris. * * * Philippe Mora's feature film…
Robert Wright used a press conference Tuesday to try and put the kibosh on NBC sales rumors, but what TV critics really wanted to talk about was Stupid Pet Tricks.
Australia's Channel Nine owner Kerry Packer is believed to be among overseas and local bidders for the lease of unused time on a free-to-air Kiwi horse racing channel.
Conan O'Brien played another round of "meet the press" Tuesday with TV critics, who seemed a bit frustrated by their inability to nail down just exactly what the unknown host-in-waiting's show will…
DIC Animation City's "Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog," based on the Sega International videogame, has been cleared in 141 markets covering more than 86% of the country by Bohbot Communications.
MTV Networks will expand the programming slate of its basic-cable kids network, Nickelodeon, with the addition of two new series this fall.
Tele-Communications Inc. won't be as badly harmed as many imagined from the new cable rate regulations, the company said.
Michael Wearing, the BBC's head of drama serials, has had his responsibilities widened to include series. The move is part of the restructuring of the pubcaster's drama department under its new…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$255.2M Disney 26.88%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$148.5M Paramount Pictures 28.38%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$18.5M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.30%