CBS will fight reality with reality beginning March 10, scheduling the Lorimar TV reality series "How'd They Do That?" at 8 p.m. Wednesdays opposite NBC's "Unsolved Mysteries."
Thomas A. Priestley, a photographer and documentary filmmaker who filmed the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp, died Jan. 28 of a heart attack. He was 75.
Walt Disney Co. has formed a joint venture in India that will put Disney-licensed products in competition with numerous counterfeits.
Gramercy Pictures announced on Friday the selection of its national ad agency and in-house West Coast director of publicity.
Showscan Corp. posted a net loss for the fiscal third quarter that ended Dec. 31, or $ 896,000 (19 cents a share), compared to a net loss of $ 1.14 million ( 24 cents) in the same quarter last year.
"Kung Fu: The Legend Continues" averaged a 9.9 rating, 14 share in Nielsen metered markets for its two-hour premiere last week, doubling the average of stations in the slot compared to last year.
Time Warner Cable and a joint venture between Sony Software Corp. and Warner Music Group have joined the Digital Cable Radio Associates L.P. equity partnership.
Producers Richard D. Zanuck and Lili Fini Zanuck and MGM have set "The Bodyguard" director Mick Jackson and "Wayne's World" star Dana Carvey for their comedy "Clean Slate" (Daily Variety, Jan. 19)…
Patricia Barry has been elected president of the 1993 board of directors of Women in Film. Barry, who was one of the org's founders, most recently served as executive vice president. She is the first…
Patchett Kaufman Entertainment will produce a movie for ABC based on the murder of Sarah Tokars, a true story currently unfolding in Atlanta.
The Motion Picture Export Assn. of America has withdrawn a copryright complaint filed against Malta, claiming the island nation has made great strides in bringing its video piracy laws up to…