Rupert Murdoch and John Malone have their eye on Sportschannel Florida as the hoped-for latest addition to their Fox/Liberty portfolio of regional sports networks. But Disney's ESPN is also…
Two long-awaited private broadcast licenses in Hungary have finally been awarded.
Telepictures Prods. has promoted Kevin E. Fortson to the newly created post of senior VP of production. Fortson has been VP of production for Warner Bros.' Telepictures since 1993.
The South Korean TV program "Ashes of Time" won the Prix Italia 1997 award for fiction, the jury representing nine international broadcasters announced Saturday in Ravenna, Italy.
The Disney Channel has shifted its original production machinery into high gear with a slate of six series poised to surface on the revamped cable net beginning in August.
"Fox After Breakfast," prepping for an overhaul after a low-rated freshman season, has dropped host Tom Bergeron, the last of its original on-air team.
Canadians receiving U.S. satellite TV services such as DirecTV and EchoStar are breaking the law, a judge in the Federal Court of Canada has ruled.
Shanghai Animation Film Studio expects to produce a record-setting amount of animation in 1997 --- more than 1,000 minutes --- and has launched several ambitious projects, including a feature.
Sports agent David Falk has joined forces with black-oriented showbiz company Space Station TV to broker the production of theatrical movies and made-for-cable pics geared to the urban, ethnic market.
Showtime Event Television, perhaps mindful that Saturday night's bite-shortened heavyweight championship fight between Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson had set a record for pay-per-view buys and…
The head of Fukuoka Broadcasting Corp. (FBS) said Wednesday he will step down from the broadcaster in the major southwestern Japanese city over a scandal in which the TV station bilked advertisers…