Giampaolo Sodano, former Sacis president and current director of Mediaset's leading channel Canale 5, was appointed president of the Sorrento Intl. Meetings fest (Incontri Internazionali di Sorrento).
David Flint, a prominent critic of Oz's media ownership laws, has been appointed chairman of federal communications law enforcement agency the Australian Broadcasting Authority .
Canada's federal broadcast regulator has opened the door to a host of foreign television services, mostly U.S., that may be used by cable operators, direct-to-home satellite TV companies and other…
Members of the House and Senate Commerce Committees are expected to sign off on a budget plan today that will allow broadcasters to borrow billions of dollars worth of spectrum for free with a…
You can call it "Snow White Y Los Siete Enanos," now that a deal has been struck to bring Disney's 1937 animated classic "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" for the first time to Latin American…
A television station in the coastal city of Kanazawa bilked advertisers for thousands of commercials it did not broadcast in one year, a company spokesman said Wednesday. The station becomes the…
Toward the end of 1997, TV viewers around the world will be introduced to "Super Kid," an animated, pint-sized hero who battles evil with five equally combative friends.
Televisa's former chief corporate officer and his brother reportedly will sell their con-trolling shares to current chairman, president and CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean.
The U of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center has awarded a $200,000 grant to Unapix Entertainment and the Entertainment Group to fund the development of an educational children's TV series…
Kim Harbin has been named vice president of publicity for Buena Vista Television, succeeding Laurel Whitcomb, who has segued to a newly created veepee PR post within Walt Disney TV Animation.