ABC has acquired a package of theatricals from Sony Pictures Entertainment, paying north of $50 million for 13 films.
In an unusual arrangement, Viacom sisters MTV and Showtime will simulcast live Wednesday night's U2 concert from Mexico City. But the plan calls for MTV to sign off 45 minutes into the show and leave…
Jay Leno and "The Tonight Show" will introduce some interactive tricks into the latenight gabfest war starting early next year.
Colombian television opened a new chapter last week with the award of commercial licenses to two of the country's leading program producers.
Britain's Independent Television News (ITN) group said on Friday it was taking control of TV news channel Euronews, becoming the first British broadcaster to take part in the European venture.
Confirming previous reports, France's national audit office revealed Thursday that French public television channel France 2 overpaid six of its star hosts and their production companies during 1994…
Alliance Communications Corp. and Citadel Entertainment CEO David Ginsburg have come to terms on a new contract that will allow Ginsburg to stay on as head of the Los Angeles-based TV production…
Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., Liberty Media and their two partners in the acquisition of Telemundo Group Inc. will increase the $539 million price for the Spanish-lingo broadcaster by 8% if the…
Stone Stanley Prods. has inked a deal with Disney's Buena Vista TV for a syndie revival of the gameshow "Let's Make a Deal," confirming expectations (Daily Variety, Nov. 19)
Actress-model Kathy Ireland and the Sterling/Winters Co. have struck a nonexclusive TV development pact with Viacom Prods.