Kassie Canter has been named vice president of NBC corporate affairs and communications, reporting to Beth Comstock, senior VP of corporate communications and media relations at the web.
DaVida Plummer has jumped from KCOP (where she was executive producer of the UPN affiliate's nightly news) to KCAL, where she will serve as senior exec producer of the station's "Prime 9 News" block.
While Aussie TV producer-distribs Beyond and Southern Star have earmarked Europe for major expansion, rival film and TV producer-distribbery the Becker Group has cemented its status as the most…
An exasperated Elton John, nearing the end of a 108-show tour, looks into the camera of his companion of four years, David Furnish, and laments the idea of another interview. "How does Mrs. Jagger do…
The satellite industry on Friday decried a plan submitted to the U.S. Copyright Office that calls for a dramatic increase in fees satellite companies must pay to retransmit broadcast TV programs.
Atlantis Communications Inc. unveiled TV movie pacts with CBS and UPN Tuesday along with news of the appointment of a president and of higher second-quarter profit.
Digital TV will be in German cable systems starting in October, executives of DF1, Germany's first digital pay TV web, told reporters at the Intl. Consumer Electronics and Media Fair (IFA) on Monday.
Speculation about Oprah Winfrey's plans for continuing her popular talkshow, which arises every two years with accompanying temporary damage to the stock price of the show's distributor, King World…
To no one's surprise, the media this week realized the public is as eager for news of Diana, Princess of Wales, in death as in life.
Thomas Kirch, son of media mogul Leo Kirch, has been granted the frequency of bankrupt regional channel PulsTV, Berlin media authorities announced Saturday.