The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) completed its acquisition Wednesday of 90% of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest pay-box programmer and distributor, for a total of $112…
Supposedly hard-boiled Rob Lowe vidpic about a Southern California visitor falling in league with tough eggs has all the tension of a souffle. A routine plotline and plastic, met-before secondary…
Brannon Braga has signed a three-year overall deal worth an estimated $5 million to develop TV series and longform projects for Paramount Network TV.
Pubcaster KCET-TV has secured the necessary funding to convert its Emmy-winning public affairs series "Life and Times" into a live broadcast each weeknight beginning January 1998 -- making it the…
BET on Jazz has landed its highest-visibility event, a three-hour cablecast from the annual "Jazz Open Stuttgart '97" on July 25.
The Karlovy Vary Festival (July 4-12) will be extending its live coverage far beyond its Czech borders.
Antenna Hungaria --- this territory's premier broadcast tower company --- is pressuring the federal government to allow it to enter the telecommunications business to take on state-owned telephone…
NBC execs Harold Brook and Jerry Petry have both been promoted and will split the duties formerly handled by departing NBC Enterprises prexy John Agoglia.
Talks between the TV industry and kidvid activists fell apart Thursday after Vice President Al Gore broke his silence on the subject and endorsed a plan backed by parents groups to strengthen the…
For the first time, KTTV won the primetime race in adults, men and women in all three key demographic categories while also pacing early fringe and prime access in the Nielsen demo ratings for May…
Japan's only up-and-running digital satellite broadcaster, PerfecTV, is planning to launch a subscription campaign during the summer payroll bonus season.