A planned sitcom starring Sinbad will set sail next season out of Fox Broadcasting Co., which apparently edged CBS to reel in the project.
The Walt Disney Animation Studios will be the first recipient of the NATO/ShoWest outstanding achievement award, to be presented at the closing-night gala March 11 at Bally's Hotel and Casino in Las…
Randy Stone has been named VP of talent and casting at Twentieth TV, a newly created position responsible for attracting and signing talent, reporting to production president Peter Roth.
In the upcoming "Crime & Punishment," John Hurt will play an investigator tracking a law student played by Crispin Glover in the 21st Century Film Corp. co-production with Toronto-based Rose & Ruby.
The National Cable Television Assn. is urging the Federal Communications Commission to nix broadcast industry attempts to become "multichannel providers" during the transition to high-definition TV.
Kushner-Locke Co.'s net income soared to $ 944,000 (2 cents a share) for the fiscal first quarter that ended Dec. 31, vs. $ 290,000 (1 cents) in the same quarter last year. Revenues were up 76% to a…
MTM Television's claim that "Rescue 911" is a documentary is prompting raised eyebrows at the Federal Communications Commission. "People are skeptical" about MTM's request to have the program…
Eve Szurley has been promoted to VP, creative development, at Fox Broadcasting Co., having been director in that area since March 1990. Szurley will continue to develop and oversee production of…
"In Living Color" cast member Kim Wayans issued a statement yesterday acknowledging that Fox has filed an arbitration demand against her accusing her of being "uncooperative."
Rod and Paula Steiger, a boy, Michael Winston, Feb. 8, Santa Monica Hospital.
Lois Sloane has been named executive VP of worldwide licensing and merchandising for Turner Home Entertainment, continuing to be responsible for the creation and implementation of licensing programs…