Peter O'Connell has been tapped as a director of Kerry Packer's PBL Enterprises, with special responsibility for Packer's new moves into gaming.
Marian Effinger, VP of advertising, publicity and promotion for Walt Disney Television as well as veep of publicity for Buena Vista Television, is moving to Lifetime Television in a programming post.
NBC named Alexandra Constantinople director of corporate media relations, completing a lineup of new PR execs working for NBC CEO Robert Wright.
The chairman of state-owned France Television on Thursday named Philippe Levrier to replace Michel Blanc as head of France 3, one of the group's two channels.
In the wake of Tele-Communications Inc.'s agreement Wednesday to restore both MTV and VH1 to cable markets nationally, Comedy Central may well be the next service to be reinstated for the nearly 1.7…
In an example of the kind of synergy likely to become commonplace between CBS News and the new CBS nonfiction cable net Eye on People, Paula Zahn has been tapped to host the weekly…
Tribune Entertainment's "The Geraldo Rivera Show" was renewed on five top CBS O&Os through 1998.
In light of tight access shelf space in 1998, DreamWorks appears to be revising plans for its half-hour syndicated access strip hosted by Connie Chung and Maury Povich.
First as San Antonio mayor, then as the U.S. Housing and Urban Development secretary, Henry Cisneros has spent much of his career serving the public.
ABC is prepping several schedule changes including slotting "Ellen" in the Tuesday 8:30 spot currently held by freshman comedy "Life's Work," effective March 4.