Leading Dutch indie JE Entertainment has cinched a $ 150 million supply agreement with German commercial broadcaster RTL for the next three years.
In selection of a U.S. high definition TV standard, job creation should remain a secondary consideration behind technical picture quality, FCC member Ervin Duggan said Tuesday.
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable operator, is considering investing about $ 100 million in Carolco Pictures for an equity stake and a unique pay-per-view deal with premiering…
On the heels of two years of uncertainty and hyper-competitiveness, the 1992- 93 primetime Nielsen season has wrapped with a clearly sorted-out slate of winners and losers.
The webs ended the 1992-93 prime time Nielsen season with a whimper, setting an all-time record for lowest weeklong three-network share (55) in the regular season.
French production/distribution company Tele Images has closed format-rights negotiations with partners in Germany and Holland, underlining a continued Euro interest in acquiring rights to adapt TV…
A declining belief in the power of brand identity is "life-threatening" to broadcasters and advertising agencies, according to Robert L. James, chairman-CEO of McCann-Erickson Worldwide as well as…
Longtime employee Ben Grant has retired from Universal Pictures Feature Distribution department after 24 years in various capacities at the company. Grant was most recently manager of the…
Broadcasters may seek special tax incentives from Congress to offset the high cost of converting to digital program delivery systems. That was the word Tuesday from Art Angstreitch, a VP of tax…
Broadcasters needn't be overly afraid of technology and the advent of a 500 -channel marketplace, according to the heads of the CBS/Broadcast Group, Fox Broadcasting Co. and Paramount Domestic TV.
Switzerland's new private station Tell-TV may go belly up before its planned August bow.