Producer David Jacobs ("Dallas,""Knots Landing") is not feeling very happy. He has two series he's proud of: "Bodies of Evidence" and "Homefront," and neither one of them is on the air.
The red ribbons that have become so visible in Hollywood in recent years, heightening awareness of AIDS, will be even more visible in the months to come as the host of Hollywood awards events gets…
KCBS-TV is among the stations clearing Genesis Entertainment's "Paradise Beach" for a summer test launch. The early fringe strip, a youth-oriented dramatic series, has been cleared in seven of the…
Barry Kemp knows about creating sitcoms, both for established comedy stars ("Newhart,")"Delta") and for actors new to the comedy field ("Coach"). He's not sure which is easier.
Evian Waters has signed on as the title sponsor for the Evian Indoor, the first Association of Volleyball Professionals beach volleyball tournament, to be held Feb. 20 at Madison Square Garden and…
DIC Animation City and Turner Program Services have joined forces to produce a series of one-hour quarterly interview spex hosted by sports commentator Marv Albert.
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…
In a typical week in January, the national prime-time Nielsen Top 30 ratings included 14 situation comedies; four news shows; four reality programs; three movies; one variety reunion; and, count 'em…