A true New Yorker has been hired to help heal the ailing WNYW-TV. Part entrepreneur, part salesman, part manager, Michael Wach is "what the station had been hoping for," according to a senior level…
Returning to the source of its inspiration, "Bright Lights, Big City," the 1984 novel by Jay McInerney, will be adapted into a Gotham musical.
Jack Klugman likely will leave the National Actors Theater production of Neil Simon's "The Sunshine Boys" in May, according to an executive source with the company.
The Ides of March were little cause for concern for Broadway, with the news that last week's attendance was up a moderate 3%, to 236,564 admissions, from 226,857 the previous week. Gross receipts…
The strike threat that cast a cloud over Broadway in recent days has cleared up, in the wake of Saturday's agreement between musicians and producers that ended fears of a walkout in the crucial weeks…
CBS and Fox execs are seeking to derail a proposal by the NFL to bar the use of game highlight clips on locally produced sports programs that air against network NFL telecasts.
The Gotham network flagship stations of NBC and CBS are both trying to cash in on their networks respective loss and gain of the NFL. WNBC, the NBC flagship, is expected to announce on March 12 that…
March toddled in like a lamb for Broadway March 2-8, with only modest gains over the previous week.
Seventh-biggest radio group Emmis Broadcasting is aggressively bidding against Sinclair Broadcast Group for USA Network's SF group of four TV stations, Wall Street sources confirmed Monday. It's the…
The WB has made another trip to the UPN hen-house, emerging this time with WTVK-TV Naples, Fla. Acme Television, owned in part by WB chief Jamie Kellner, has agreed to pay $15.5 million to Second…