Producer Paul A. Kaufman has entered into a first-look housekeeping deal at New World Entertainment to develop and produce TV movies and series.
British director Paul Weiland, who has been signed to helm "City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold," as reported Tuesday, made his feature debut on Columbia's 1987 Bill Cosby starrer "Leonard…
Guitarist/composer Johnny Diesel and Canadian-born signer Wendy Matthew dominated the Australian Record Industry Awards (the ARIAS) Wednesday. ARIAS, Australia's equivalent to the Grammys, have been…
NBC and CBS led the winners in the 14th annual Sports Emmy Awards, garnerning nine and eight trophies, respectively, many for their coverage of last year's Summer and Winter Olympic Games.
Granite Broadcasting Corp. reported first-quarter operating results. Net loss was narrowed to $ 1.8 million, or 42 cents per share, from $ 2.3 million (67 cents) -- which included a 10…
MGM Domestic TV Distribution's off-net version of "In the Heat of the Night" has been renewed in 142 markets covering 85% of the country. The series reruns averaged a 3.4 rating during the Nielsen…
EMI Records Group North America executive Terri Santisi has been named woman of the year by the National Kidney Foundation of New York/New Jersey. Santisi, group executive VP/general manager, will be…
KABC-TV will preempt a rerun of "The Commish" April 26 to make room for two back-to-back episodes of "Homefront."
Writers Jeff Stein and Frank Dungan have sued manager Helen Kushnick for allegedly failing to represent them properly in two deals with 20th Century Fox.
The first widescreen television receivers to be introduced in the United States will go on sale Thursday in the Los Angeles area.