Antonio J. Romero has been named chief executive of NewLeaf Entertainment, the joint venture between Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. and IBM Corp. Romero, a 16-year veteran of IBM, most recently as…
'NYPD Blue' cuts 15 seconds Producer Steven Bochco made the trims in a love-making scene to please ABC. But he said there would be no alterations to language in the new series. Story, page 3.
Walt Disney Co. stock jumped 2 1/8 points to $ 39.25 Friday following a Prudential Securities upgrade to “buy” from “hold.” Prudential has a 12-month price target of 47 on the shares. * * * Newscorp…
o Janet Jackson's screen debut in "Poetic Justice" led the weekend pack with $ 12.1 million.
Newly public Savoy Pictures Entertainment announced interest income was $ 1. 9 million and net income was $ 11,397 for the three-month period ended June 30.
King World has filled the production ranks of its new syndicated "Les Brown" talker, announcing Friday the appointment of vet TV director Brian Campbell and 10 other key behind-the-scenes personnel.
NBC programs and personalities walked away with the most honors at the ninth annual Television Critics Assn. Awards, including comedy and drama series kudos to "Seinfeld" and "I'll Fly Away."
KCAL-TV’s syndie talker “Nighttalk With Jane Whitney” scored a whopping 6.9 rating, 18 share in Nielsen Thursday, beating every other news, talk and entertainment show airing in the market from 10-11…
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)…
Worried by growing violence in society, British television is vowing to screen less crime and brutality. The British Broadcasting Corp. on Thursday announced revised guidelines for programmers.