Anticipating the demise of the entire 1998-99 National Basketball Assn. season, TBS has shifted its 12-year-old "National Geographic Explorer" series from its longstanding berth between 7 and 9 p.m…
Plagued by numerous blowout games and increased competish from pro wrestling on cable, ABC's ultra-costly "Monday Night Football" has finished the season with the lowest ratings in the 29-year…
Danny Glover will star in the opening play of East West Players' 33rd season, the world premiere of Philip Kan Gotanda's "Yohen."
ABC and CBS have carved up the Christmas-week Nielsen turkey, with ABC dominating the week's first three nights and winning the Dec. 21-27 period in adults 18-49, while CBS took command of the week's…
Veteran TV journo Marcia Brandwynne is returning to the local TV news scene as exec producer of KTLA's "KTLA Morning News," starting Jan. 18.
Those of you who don't get to the movies much, listen up: If every Los Angeleno caught just two films each month, an additional $162 million a year would flow into the entertainment industry…
Divorce rates in the U.S. may be dropping, but "Divorce Court" is a hot ticket in syndication.
Digital terrestrial broadcaster ONdigital has sublicensed Mike Tyson's next two fights to Front Row, the cable pay-per-view service. The deal is a blow to BSkyB -- which has broadcast all of Tyson's…
The Television Bureau of Advertising unveiled its "first-time-ever" industry campaign Tuesday in a multi-millon-dollar effort to impress upon advertisers the effectiveness of local broadcast…
A federal judge overseeing environmentalists' litigation against Playa Vista, future home of the DreamWorks studio, has dismissed one of two remaining lawsuits.
"Titanic" heads the all-time box office list in Japan -- and merchandise based on the blockbuster film top a list of hit products for 1998 compiled by giant advertising agency Dentsu.