French textiles and communications group Chargeurs is to take a 10% stake in one of the big three French cable operators, Lyonnaise Communications.
"Late Show With David Letterman" and "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" will each coast-hop during the May sweeps, with Letterman expected to bring his show to Los Angeles while Leno takes "Tonight"…
Tom Capra abruptly resigned Friday as general manager at KTTV, the Fox-owned station in Los Angeles, after a little over a year in that position.
Though saying he's unconvinced there's a correlation between TV violence and street violence, Motion Picture Assn. of America prez Jack Valenti said Thursday that Hollywood must act more responsibly…
Subscribers of the soon-to-be-launched Sega Channel will be able to compete against other videogamers in a test it is piloting with Interactive Network Inc.
Heads," a Canadian-U.S. cablepic about a series of decapitation murders, is nothing to lose one's head over, but the Jon Cryer/Jennifer Tilly/Edward Asner starrer is entertainingly weird, gross and…
British Sky Broadcasting declined to comment on talk it is looking to raise T450 million to T500 million ($ 300 million-$ 333 million) in outside loans to repay some of the money it owes…
Talkshow host Charlie Rose has signed on to emcee the Gotham portion of the Directors Guild of America's 46th annual awards dinner for outstanding motion picture, TV and ad production in 1993.
CBS chairman Laurence Tisch and his wife Billie will be honored by the United Jewish Appeal-Federation of New York Monday at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York. Vice President Al Gore will be the…
Silicon Graphics Inc. chairman and founder James Clark said Thursday he's leaving the pioneering computer company to start a new business designing software for interactive television.