NBC and TNT still got game. That's the verdict from prelim Nielsen numbers for the NBA's opening weekend, which show viewers haven't abandoned pro hoops in the wake of the longest labor dispute in…
Time Out New York is expanding beyond its weekly magazine operations to include the creation of the North American city guides for the Viking/Penguin series, Time Out Guide Books.
Los Angeles-based TV newswriters and producers who had sought to cut ties with their union, the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians, have changed their minds now that they have…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. and its Orion Pictures Corp. subsidiary sued Columbia TriStar Home Video and Sony Pictures Entertainment Monday, alleging breach of contract in failing to properly account…
NBC is feelin' groovy thanks to "The '60s,'' part one of which has lifted the Peacock to a lopsided early lead in the February sweeps and an easy win in weeklong Feb. 1-7 primetime results.
Veteran Spanish-language journalist Guillermo Martinez has been appointed to the new position of VP of news at cabler CBS TeleNoticias.
The Fox Kids Network/Fox Family Channel kidvid machine Monday unveiled a 1999-2000 production slate of 19 new skeins and more than 600 original half-hour segs highlighted by animated fare featuring…
Imperial Entertainment's Scanbox Asia-Pacific has struck its first deal with principal Oz government film funder the Film Finance Corp. for kidpic "Hildegarde."
Bestselling crime novelist Evan Hunter, who frequently writes under the nom de plume Ed McBain, has inked to write the book for the upcoming Tim & Terri Childs/Jujamcyn Theaters tuner "The Night They…
Julie Moran, senior correspondent and weekend anchor for Paramount's syndie stalwart "Entertainment Tonight," has reupped with a rich seven-figure deal that will keep her in the "ET" fold for the…
Cinar Corp. announced Monday that it has acquired the film library of Leucadia Film Corp. of Salt Lake City, including 12 family features.