Cable operator the Lenfest Group agreed Thursday to pony up $ 5 million to Hollywood studios and other program providers to settle a U.S. Dept. of Justice lawsuit alleging that the MSO underpaid…
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable television operator, said Thursday it is holding talks with several music companies to launch a musicvideo channel.
In an attempt to win back viewers lost to Fox Children's Network, both CBS and ABC are banking on proven feature film characters to shake up their Saturday ayem schedules.
Australian film and TV producer/distribber Southern Star group is beefing up its gameshows and light entertainment output via a new division, Southern Star Concept.
Sheldon Perry will exit as senior VP/business affairs at MGM/UA Worldwide TV, entering into a first-look production deal with the company and acting as a business affairs consultant, effective June…
NBC parent company General Electric said it expects earnings for the first quarter ended March 31 to be at the "high end" of analysts' estimates of $ 1.45 to $ 1.50 a share. The company said it…
PRODUCTION CHART KEY Abbreviation: SUPR EXP-Supervising executive producer(s); EXP-Executive producer(s); COEXP-Co-executive producer(s); SUPR PROD-Supervising producer(s); PROD-Producer(s)…
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable TV operator, will announce plans today for a two-way interactive network using digital compression technology, a company executive said Wednesday…
Shares in QVC Inc. jumped 11% Wednesday, a day after the company announced its new Q2 television shopping service would reach 32 million homes -- a strong reception for a new cable channel. QVC stock…
The high-stakes race to acquire the services of KABC-TV anchor Ann Martin, who went on vacation Friday until her contract expires April 15, may soon heat up.