Former MGM exec Ron Levinson has entered into a first-look TV and feature production deal at the studio.
DirecTv Inc. has pacted with Universal Pictures to provide films for its direct broadcast satellite service.
Paramount Pictures Corp. has sued actor John Rhys-Davies for allegedly refusing to show up in time for production of the syndicated firstrun series "The Untouchables."
Former CBS exec Robert Wussler is leading a management group partnered with Bill Cosby in his bid to acquire NBC, according to a magazine article that follows a flurry of coverage on the matter…
In an unusual move, Genesis Entertainment has decided to package its summer youth-oriented series "Paradise Beach" as 13 two-hour telepix in addition to the five-day-a-week half-hour strip.
Disney's Mighty Ducks of Anaheim hockey franchise has inked a deal with Prime Ticket Network to televise 165 games over a five-year period, including home, away and playoff games. The Ducks announced…
New Zealand's American-owned pay-TV Sky Entertainment has just reached a milestone, winning its 100,000th subscriber after just three years.
Kerry Packer's Nine Network Intl. has paid $ A250,000 ($ 169,000) to reserve 10 high-power transponders on the AsiaSat 2 satellite due for launch in 1995.
Joe Levinsohn has resigned as president of international TV distribution for Republic Pictures Corp., continuing a drain on the company that started with the departure five months ago of Chuck Larsen…
Compassion in Exile" is a touching and reverential biography of the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, who was forced into exile after the Chinese invaded his country.
Sony Wonder has inked its first video deal to launch 10 homevid and two audio titles from children's cable network Nickelodeon, according to Ted Green, Sony Music Group VP.