For Bob Banner, teaching is as much a love as television, music and show business. Banner believes it is his obligation to givesomething back to the industry,that has given him so much successand…
Nominations were announced yesterday for the seventh annual American Comedy Awards, to air as a two-hour ABC special on March 3, the final night of the February Nielsen sweeps.
During his 45 years in television programming, Bob Banner has been involved in many television "firsts." None was more personal, nor is remembered with more fondness, then "The Carol Burnett Show" on…
Disney's money-making machine "Beauty and the Beast" is getting a new incarnation, as a children's video game, to be created by Hudson Soft USA Inc. for the Nintendo and Super Nintendo Entertainment…
It started with a phone call from then-Paramount chief BrandonTartikoff.
NBC has scheduled the new Dick Wolf-Universal drama "Crime & Punishment" at 10 p.m. Thursdays starting March 4, bumping Twentieth TV's struggling "L.A. Law" throughout the month of March.
Hearst Entertainment and Transactional Media Inc. have formed a partnership to develop and distribute programming with a direct marketing bent, much along the lines of ABC's recently completed test…
Comedian Paul Reiser realized he could think like a producer when he made a key decision on a HBO special he was making.
Credit Lyonnais Bank Nederland N.V. has sued Kodiak Films and its owner, Wolf Schmidt, for failing to pay a loan balance of about $ 15.45 million.
The Federal Communications Commission this week will ask the full U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals to rehear the financial interest and syndication rules case.
In its second season on ABC, "Home Improvement"--with comic Tim Allen as a macho Mr. Fix-it, whose solution to every household problem is "More power!"--has become a solid Top 10 hit.