On the Jack Lemmon-Walter Matthau scale, "Grumpy Old Men" comes closer to the languor of "Buddy, Buddy" than the inspired lunacy of "The Odd Couple" or "The Fortune Cookie," saddling the two old pros…
The fledgling Paramount Network has signed Renaissance Communications' WDZL-TV in Miami as an affiliate -- fueling the increasingly bitter competition between that venture and a proposed rival Warner…
Two trips to the convent is one too many. Suffering a bad case of sequelitis, this "Sister Act" follow-up is too formulaic and frequently pauses to sermonize at the expense of entertaining. Although…
NBC reportedly has inked a deal with Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment and Universal TV extending a 22-episode commitment to a new sci-fi series for next season titled "Earth II."
While CBS looks to strengthen other nights, one potential problem again has been forestalled, with Angela Lansbury agreeing to an 11th year of "Murder, She Wrote," the durable centerpiece of the…
"Late Show With David Letterman" posted another easy win for the week of Nov. 29-Dec. 3 in closing out a November sweeps victory for CBS in latenight, but "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" continues…
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
ABC has confirmed a 10 p.m. Wednesday time period, as expected (Daily Variety , Dec. 3), for the Columbia Pictures TV drama "Birdland," beginning Jan. 5.
Trying to punch up viewer interest in the struggling sitcom "Hearts Afire," Mozark Prods. sent out a cryptic press release saying tonight's episode would feature "enough fisticuffs to raise the…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has renewed Spelling TV's duo of "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Melrose Place" through the 1994-95 season -- representing the fifth and third years, respectively, of the two serials.