Former MGM TV chairman David Gerber and ITC Entertainment Group have formed a joint production venture, Gerber/ITC Prods., to generate TV programs for ITC's domestic and international distribution…
Jeff Franklin, creator of "Full House" and "Hangin' With Mr. Cooper," and Lorimar TV have mutually agreed to terminate their exclusive arrangement, a spokesman for the producer confirmed.
During a Monday session with the press on the National TV Critics Assn. tour, Chevy Chase, the newest kid on the late night block, seemed eager to stay above the fray, while stressing that talk…
Fox Broadcasting Co. chairman Lucie Salhany took the offensive on TV's hottest issue, television violence, in a speech on the first day of the three-week TV Critics Assn. tour. Based on the…
The third quarter picked up where the second left off in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for June 28 through July 2, with ABC extending its morning streak to 34 weeks and "Nightline" capitalizing…
With Bette Midler and her onscreen sisters shamelessly hamming things up, it looks as if those involved in making this inoffensive flight of fantasy had more fun than anyone over 12 will have…
There was more than a little grumbling from Hollywood's creative community after a hitherto unknown series from ABC's in-house unit turned up on the network's schedule -- without a pilot…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will begin rolling out its fall lineup the week of Aug. 22 with the debut of three new series. Four returning shows also premiere next month.
CBS is expected to roll out one of its new Wednesday comedies, Lorimar's Bronson Pinchot vehicle "The Trouble With Larry," in mid-August, paired with the Warner Bros. TV sitcom "Tall Hopes."
The Rev. Donald Wildmon's American Family Assn. said it will take out newspaper ads Sunday encouraging stations not to clear the new ABC series "NYPD Blue."
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