A Hamburg court ruled that German pubcaster ARD can continue airing "Motzki, " dismissing a German citizen's suit that claimed the comedy series disparaged eastern Germans.
Ted Turner's Cartoon Network and TNT will launch in Europe this September as a single 24-hour service on the Astra satellite, Turner announced yesterday.
NBC is developing a TV movie sequel to the 1972 feature "Day of the Jackal" as an international co-production to be broadcast next year, with Tango Prods. -- a joint venture between network in-house…
The Supreme Court yesterday refused to reinstate a $ 15.9 million award won, then lost, by Cool Light Co., which said it was forced out of the movie and TV lighting business.
Barry Diller is riding a winner. QVC Network Inc., which he bought a stake in late last year, closed its fiscal year ended Jan. 31 with a net income of $ 55 million ($ 1.24 a share), up from $ 19.6…
Germany's overladen cable network will add three more PAL channels by year's end, bringing the number of cable stations to 31, according to sources at Telekom. The only problem is that the new…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has taken another stake in Hollywood, this time in TV.
Actress and novelist Abbe Lane and writer Ray Bradbury are among the guest speakers March 16 at the Edna Lillich Davidson Luncheon Salon at the Beverly Hilton. Fox Broadcasting Co. will likely air…
The decline of Western Civilization is reaffirmed with MTV's newest animated offering, "Beavis and Butt-head."
The National Assn. of Broadcasters has joined forces with the Beer Institute and the National Beer Wholesalers Assn. in a campaign against underage drinking.
Correspondent: Forrest Sawyer.