The convoluted, highly secret negotiations surrounding a shareholder change in media giant Havas and pay TV Canal Plus took a new twist Tuesday with reports that Matra-Hachette is considering buying…
The launch of music video channel Viva is now skedded for Dec. 24 in Germany , the recording industry's third-largest market, but with a greatly reduced budget than previously announced.
After 10 days of grueling negotiations, the Writers Guild of America East and West said Tuesday they've reached an agreement with PBS covering all the major shows produced for the pubcaster.
Country singer Garth Brooks has been tapped as the half-time entertainment for the 1994 Super Bowl, which will air on NBC Jan. 31, sources close to the event said Tuesday.
Gloria Steinem and producing partner Rosilyn Heller have teamed up with Robert Greenwald Prods. to develop a four-hour miniseries for CBS on the history of the women's movement.
Tom and Roseanne Arnold have entered into an exclusive TV production agreement with Warner Bros. TV, bringing along their first-look, multiple-series commitment from ABC.
Harvey Comics Entertainment will reactivate its animation production company -- dormant since the 1960s -- with plans to produce a weekly syndicated series, "The Baby Huey Show," for next fall.
Hemdale Communications Inc. has entered into an agreement in principle with international TV distribbery Newberger Entertainment Group for a newly created HCI subsidiary to snap up most Newberger…
TV industry vet John Goldhammer, who has been senior VP of program development at MCA TV for three years, has formed Goldhammer Prods.
Declaring that it is "out of step with the competition," Warner Bros. has altered a number of key elements in its fifth network game plan.