Stand-up comics who've made the transition to television took center stage at yesterday's Hollywood Radio & Television Society luncheon, with Garry Shandling and the characteristically outspoken…
FOR THOSE CRITICS WHO LAMENTED the abandonment of older viewers at the start of the 1992-93 television season, guess what? The older viewers are being recognized after all. Despite all the talk…
Tony Jonas has been promoted to exec VP of creative affairs at Lorimar TV, a new post, with continuing responsibility for drama, comedy and reality series development.
Paramount Network TV reportedly is in active discussions with Charles/Burrows/Charles and star Ted Danson to belly up to the bar for a 12th year of the NBC comedy "Cheers," which many had assumed was…
Buoyed by its ABC reality series "FBI: The Untold Stories," the Arthur Co. is developing a series of telefilms based on true stories as well as a number of pilots, including a sitcom that would be…
Marking the continued demise of new weekend series, ABC has crossed out the Saturday hours "Covington Cross" and "Crossroads" and will replace them with repeat "Columbo" telefilms from 8-10 p.m…
News-related fringe ratings surged during the pre-election Oct. 26-30 Nielsen week, boosting "Nightline" as well as the network morning shows.
In a whopper of a win for the Big Three networks and Fox Broadcasting Co., a Chicago court yesterday rejected new financial interest and syndication rules adopted by the Federal Communications…
Warner Bros., already making a killing with "Under Siege," takes another stab here at the "Die Hard" formula--this time aboard a jumbo jet that, unfortunately , runs out of gas before landing…
Responding to concerns from affiliates, NBC will flop the low-rated 10 p.m. drama "I'll Fly Away" with its "Perry Mason" movies during the rest of the November sweeps, shooing "Fly" up to 8 p.m.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media