Time Warner has joined the outcry over the communications minister's decision to halt MDS licensing by the Australian Broadcasting Authority and return the bids unopened.
ABC's "Roseanne" will undergo yet another exec producer shift at the end of this season, with Bruce Helford to leave the show and producer Rob Ulin being elevated to fill that void.
Barring a last-minute hitch, the standoff between Warner Bros. TV Intl. and Aussie Seven and Nine networks over programming prices is over, with a compromise in place that will see favorites such as…
Greater Media has named Allan Chlowitz, most recently general manager of "new adult contemporary" outlet KTWV-FM (the Wave), as G.M. of KLSX-FM and KRLA-AM.
Three-year old network Tele Cinco announced profits of 467 million pesetas ( $ 3.9 million) for 1992. Tele Cinco can celebrate its position as second in the nation, runner-up to pubcaster TVE.
In February '91, 100 people -- chosen from a cross-section of the cultures of the world -- were asked to create video letters of their lives and experiences; the participants were given no guidelines…
MCA TV yesterday confirmed its entry into the first-run action business in a big way (Daily Variety, March 2), with the unveiling of a package of 24 two-hour telefilms.
Jon Lovitz and Garry Marshall, who co-starred in the feature "A League of Their Own," will both make one-time guest appearances reprising their roles on the first episode of the TV series version…
The French cable industry continues to swallow up cash at an alarming rate. Lyonnaise Communications, one of the big three French cable operators, has posted 1992 losses of 175 million francs ($ 31.8…
Robert M. Young has replaced Marcus de Leon as director on "Roosters," KCET's first theatrical production.
With the February sweeps just concluded, NBC is already targeting what it hopes will be a big comeback in May after consecutive third-place finishes in major sweeps periods.