Sparks may fly on Capitol Hill Thursday at a hearing on the subject of media megamergers in which both QVC topper Barry Diller and Tele-Communications Inc. chieftain John Malone will testify.
Producer Stan Rogow -- who moved from NBC Prods. to Paramount in February 1992 as one of then-chairman Brandon Tartikoff's first signings -- has inked a new two-year exclusive deal with Paramount…
The fledgling Paramount Network has signed Renaissance Communications' WDZL-TV in Miami as an affiliate -- fueling the increasingly bitter competition between that venture and a proposed rival Warner…
RAI's radical reform plan unveiled last week concentrates power over the pubcaster's TV drama co-production and acquisitions structure in a new mega-department run by Andrea Melodia.
Exec producer Jay Daniel is leaving Carsey-Werner Co.'s "Roseanne" after a four-year affiliation with the series.
Cannell Distribution will jump on the anti-violence bandwagon at January's National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab, rolling out off-net episodes of the hour police drama "The Commish"…
The audio-visual issue remained a potential deal-wrecker Sunday as fractious world trade talks in Geneva entered their crucial last hours, and President Clinton telephoned several European leaders in…
Fox-owned WTTG-TV Washington named James M. Burke its general manager Friday , a day after former G.M. Thomas Herwitz announced he was exiting the station to form a company that will buy TV stations.
Producers Neal Marlens & Carol Black are giving up their day-to-day role on Disney TV's "These Friends of Mine," a midseason ABC sitcom starring comic Ellen DeGeneres.
NBC reportedly has inked a deal with Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and Universal TV extending a 22-episode commitment to a new sci-fi series for next season titled "Earth II."