HBO confirmed that Rutger Hauer and Miranda Richardson will star in "Fatherland," the pay cable network's latest original movie.
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution is asking for a minute of barter time on top of the multimillion-dollar per-episode license fee for rerun rights to "Seinfeld," according to industry sources.
Information superhighway technologies will be on prominent display at the National Assn. of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas.
Twentieth TV has restructured its syndication sales wing, in the wake of the departure of Twentieth TV's Eastern region senior VP Dan Greenblatt, who recently was named senior VP/general sales…
CBS Winter Olympics ratings gold carried over into daytime and fringe periods , according to Nielsen figures for Feb. 14-18, the web's first full week of coverage.
Rupert Murdoch's Star TV Ltd. announced Monday it will not enforce a disputed memorandum of understanding with Wharf Cable Ltd., Hong Kong's sole cable distributor, to supply programs for broadcast…
Driven by an economy on the rebound, total television advertising grew 4% in 1993 over 1992, according to the Television Advertising Bureau. Powering the overall growth was a bullish 11% increase in…
From the end of January through the end of May, Los Angeles County is expecting to swallow a $ 308 million loss in tourism business due to the Jan. 17 earthquake. The state of California, meanwhile…
Jonathan Taplin's 21-year career as a film producer includes "Mean Streets, ""The Last Waltz,""Under Fire" and "K-2."
With Diane Sawyer's contract negotiations garnering headlines and CBS' evening-news team receiving ample exposure during the Winter Olympics, "ABC World News Tonight" anchor Peter Jennings has been…
Viewers are "tuning out" on commercials and marketers are worried, but Jim Moloshok, senior marketing/advertising VP at Warner Bros., has found a novel way to overcome viewer resistance to his…