NBC Europe, the U.S. major's pan-European generalist channel, has finally cracked the Spanish market, having agreed to terms to go on board Spanish digital platform Canal Satelite Digital (CSD).
Statuettes in 55 creative arts categories will be handed out Sunday in the non-televised portion of the 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards that begin at 5 p.m. from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
In his first bout since a portion of his ear was bitten off by Mike Tyson in a June 28 title fight, WBA heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield will square off for the second time against IBF…
Tom Kennedy has been elected president of Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters for the 1997-98 season.
Disney's ESPN beat out Rupert Murdoch's Fox/Liberty Sports in the bidding for the 30-month-old Classic Sports Network, shelling out a hefty $188 million or so for the privilege.
The Sony Pictures Entertainment cabler Game Show Network took another step toward mass availability Wednesday by landing an agreement to be carried to most of the 2.7 million households that…
Thomas Sarnoff, prexy of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation, a member of ATAS' executive committee and prez of his own Sarnoff Entertainment Corp., has been voted the Syd Cassyd…
Satcaster DirecTV is being targeted in an investigation concerning possible consumer fraud by 20 state attorneys general responding to customer complaints about changes in the satellite provider's…
NBC has claimed its easiest primetime Nielsens win in 10 weeks, as coverage of the death of Princess Diana in Paris boosted viewership levels over the usually low-rated Labor Day weekend.
Looking for a bigger home to accommodate its expansion plans, indie pic and television producer PM Entertainment plans to more than double its production facilities in Sun Valley.
While network news divisions are churning out reams of coverage of the death of Diana, entertainment execs at the Big Four say they are not planning any new telefilms on the turbulent life of the…