Fred Hayman has been named fashion coordinator for the 69th Academy Awards presentation, show producer Gilbert Cates announced Thursday. It's Hayman's ninth consecutive year in the role.
Munich businessman Herbert Kloiber announced Thursday that he had bought out Disney/ABC's 50% share in the Tele-Munchen Group in late December, leaving Kloiber the sole owner of the TV and feature…
China has backed away from a threatened crackdown on the territory's broadcasters. But the move comes as it went ahead this week with plans to water down civil liberties after the July 1 handover by…
Turner has fixed a launch date of March 17 for its Spanish-lingo newsnet CNN en Espanol and unveiled the newsnet's programming slate.
BBC Worldwide has carried out a far-reaching restructuring of its distribution arm, with new expanded roles for its sales honchos in the Americas and Asia Pacific, and the closure of the combo's…
Peter O'Connell has been tapped as a director of Kerry Packer's PBL Enterprises, with special responsibility for Packer's new moves into gaming.
In another indication of red-hot broadcasting values, bidding for First Media Television's three medium-sized market stations may reach $400 million, said sources familiar with the ongoing sale.
Jim Henson Interactive has struck a deal to develop original online content exclusively for the Microsoft Network.
The USA Network has blown out the broadcast-network window for six theatrical movies, buying them for exclusive three-year license terms following their run on pay TV.
Backed into a corner by intense subscriber protest, Tele-Communications Inc. on Wednesday announced that it will recommend the reinstatement of both MTV and VH1 in all of the markets where TCI…