Turner Prods. and French pay TV giant Canal Plus have officially announced they are co-producing the six-part documentary "The Native Americans," which will premiere on TBS Superstation in October.
Senior television execs from Europe and the United States have reaffirmed their belief that meeting the industry challenges of the next few years is be st left to the TV professionals and not…
Midway through the six-day Mip TV Market on the French Riviera, the level of program sales seemed healthy enough, though surprisingly few of the approximately 400 exhibiting companies felt the urge…
There's potentially a new tiger in the jungle of low-budget movie production, as 11-year-old TV specialist Kushner-Locke Co. is trying its hand at several pix in the $ 2 million to $ 4 million range…
Preparing to launch its Star Movies channel in Taiwan Wednesday, Rupert Murdoch's Star TV has signed an exclusive distrib deal in that market with Channel Four Cable Communication Co. CFCC will…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has for the first time opened up a select number of its panels to the general public.
The "Roseanne" soap opera went public again Friday, raising questions about the hit ABC comedy's status.
China tightened its already strict media controls Saturday, decreeing that foreign firms would not be allowed to set up or operate cable television stations.
The makers of the acclaimed documentary "Hoop Dreams" signed to remake the docu into a telefilm with Turner Pictures to be aired on TNT in conjunction with the 1995 NBA playoffs.
With the sale of "Ricki Lake" to ABC affil WKRC-TV in Cincinnati, Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has cleared the freshman talker in the top 50 markets. Overall, "Ricki" is cleared on 166…