The Asia-based music TV service, Channel V, is planning to launch an English-language service in the U.K. by the end of 1997, bringing the potential total of music TV channels in the Britain to seven…
In a ruling which could limit the scope of influence managers have in committing their clients to projects, an L.A. Superior Court judge ruled a valid contract did not exist when actress Pamela…
Regulations increasing the local content in South African TV programming have been adopted, and initial reaction, from broadcasters and producers, is dissatisfaction.
Time Warner appears to be moving forward with plans to take a minority stake in France's second-largest cable operator, Compagnie Generale de Video Communication (CGV).
The BBC has restored Alan Yentob to its top creative job, after a year in which the pubcaster seemed to have pushed the man regarded as its finest program-maker out into the cold.
The Senate approved by an 84-15 vote Friday a measure that calls on budget writers to cut spending if spectrum auctions fail to raise as much as revenue as they expect.
The 25th American Film Institute Life Achievement Award: A Salute to Martin Scorsese (Wed. (28), 10-11 p.m., CBS) Videotaped in Los Angeles by New Liberty Prods. and the American Film Institute…
Marc Summers, best known for hosting stints on the Nickelodeon game shows "Double Dare" and "What Would You Do?" is set to host the 49th annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards Saturday evening at the…
Actress Jean Kasem, wife of announcer Casey Kasem, has formed the production company Little Miss Liberty Entertainment and acquired the rights to "The Colleen Stan Story," a reality-based TV movie…
It's somehow fitting that CBS' lavish Tavern on the Green party following its fall schedule unveiling May 22 at Carnegie Hall was so rudely interrupted by news of a massive corporate shakeup.
Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) and Norwegian commercial market leader TV2 Norway have inked an unprecedented agreement which will leave the two nets in control of most of the commercial…