Joseph Ferris, retired film technician, died April 24 of cardiopulmonary arrest at the Motion Picture & Television Hospital in Woodland Hills. He was 85.
Combined revenues of the nation's television and radio broadcasters fell in 1991 while those of the cable TV industry rose, according to a Commerce Dept. survey.
The operator of a casting service has sued KCBS-TV and consumer reporter Judd McIlvaine over an allegedly false story that accused the service of operating illegally.
Warner Bros. comes out on top, Beacon pacts with J&M, Oz awards a pay-TV license and Spain doles out pubcaster money. Stories, page 14.
Richard Battista has been upped to VP of domestic pay TV and pay-per-view for 20th Century Fox.
KNBC-TV will feature Los Angeles Police Chief Willie Williams in a regular weekly segment titled "Ask the Chief" on its 6 p.m. newscast beginning Wednesday. Questions will come from KNBC anchors as…
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)…
Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. moved closer to launching a U.K. Family Channel with a distribution deal with British Sky Broadcasting Ltd.
Conan O'Brien, NBC's future "Late Night" host, will make his second post-appointment appearance Tuesday on the network's "Today" show and, on the same night, will visit "Late Night With David…
ABC News' "Nightline" was the victim of a "guest-napping" on Friday, as a scheduled interview with a survivor of the Waco cult stand-off was scrubbed by his 11th-hour deal for an exclusive chat with…
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