A study on the taping and piracy of pay-per-view movies released Tuesday by the Video Software Dealers Assn. is drawing more fire from PPV companies and the cable industry.
France's giant TV production company Societe Francaise de Production (SFP) will not be privatized, according to culture minister Jacques Toubon.
Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) predicted Tuesday that President Clinton will sign legislation next year allowing telephone companies to compete with cable television operators in the delivery of video…
Eighteen programs have been selected as finalists for the 21st annual International Emmy Awards, to be bestowed at a gala ceremony in New York City Nov. 22. Six of the finalists are British entries…
The FCC on Tuesday rescinded a waiver allowing General Telephone Co. of California (GTECA) to build a cable TV service in Cerritos, and ordered a sale of the cable operation within 120 days.
The Russian and Welsh partners who produced the Emmy-winning "Shakespeare -- The Animated Tales" are teaming up again to make a multimillion-dollar animation series based on the Bible.
Acting FCC chairman James Quello said Tuesday he's reassessing a plan to allow telephone companies in cities of up to 10,000 people to provide cable TV service.
Veteran publicist Bob Werden begins his 14th year as Academy Awards publicity coordinator. Werden began his Oscar show association with the 41st and 42nd Awards in 1969 and 1970. He returned to the…
First of the season's NGS spex focuses on five U.S. areas with severe water problems and how some are coping, others are trying. How long the average citizen will stay tuned is a question; no matter…
Orion Home Video will be the sole distributor of Orion and Fox Lorber Home Video product, contrary to what was printed in Tuesday’s story. “Night and Day” and “Palombella Rossa,” which will be…
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels