Julian Mounter, former director-general of Television New Zealand, has been appointed president and chief executive of Hong Kong's Hutchvision Ltd., parent company of Star TV.
General Motors filed a lawsuit against NBC in Indiana yesterday, charging the web and an independent testing firm with defamation stemming from an installment of "Dateline NBC," which questioned the…
A standout image from this capsule history of black comedy is Dick Cavett interviewing Richard Pryor and Eddie
Jim Henson Prods. was granted 2.7 million marks ($ 1.65 million) for the 26 -part series "The Secret Life of Toys" by Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Europe's second-richest subsidy fund.
Independent producer Michael R. Barnard has won the film and TV rights to the 1990 best-seller "A Venom in the Blood," the story of the nations' first husband-and-wife serial killers.
Formulaic drama based on the true story of Richard Farley (Richard Thomas), who stalked co-worker Laura Black (Brooke Shields), combines woman-in-jeopardy and mass-killer genres into a predictable…
Century 21, an American-backed investment group, has been awarded control of the Czech Republic's first independent nationwide television channel.
Fox Broadcasting Co. senior VP of affiliates Preston Padden and Fox TV Stations VP of corporate and legal affairs Molly Pauker have taken on additional responsibilities at News Corp., the parent…
J. Edgar Hoover's secret file contains a bit more of interest for TV viewers than Al Capone's infamous secret vault yielded, but not much.
Lou Gattozzi, operations director at WJW-TV, Cleveland, will serve as chairman and chief executive officer of NATPE Intl. for the 1993-94 term.
Arts & Entertainment's "Stage" debuts its series of Broadway shows, "Clairol on Broadway," with the 1988 musical, "Romance/Romance," a mildly entertaining pair of related one-acts. The first story…