A Senate subcommittee charged with overseeing the District of Columbia plans to pioneer new territory next month when it will look into the impact of violent music lyrics on urban youth.
Thanksgiving is still a month away, but the exhibitors gathered at the 13th annual ShowEast convention are already counting their blessings.
In a brouhaha rife with legal entanglements and bad blood, MTV Networks Inc. has terminated its association with Rich Cronin --- the Nick at Nite senior VP and G.M., and TV Land prexy --- after it…
Irene Jacob, Rob Morrow and John Hurt will topline "Magic," the first pic on a slate that producer Harris Tulchin is shopping around Mifed.
Prague Film Enterprises is crying foul after Polish director Wiktor Grodecki allegedly snatched five copies of his own first feature film, "Mandragora," canceled the its skedded premiere and arranged…
NBC appears likely to get itself an O&O station in Dallas after all. Investment firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst on Wednesday upped its bid for Lin Television to the tune of $2 billion, surpassing a…
Officially Mifed still has two days to run, but in reality the serious trading ended Wednesday as the big buyers prepared to leave town and the leading sales companies hustled to close their final…
Perennial cable industry awards dominator HBO held to form, winning nearly half (11) of the 24 crafts and international honors announced Wednesday for the 19th annual CableAce Awards presented by the…
A week before Halloween, Dr. Death speaks out! In connection with HBO's airing next month of the docu "Calling Dr. Kevorkian: A Date With Dr. Death," the usually press-shy physician and his attorney…
The USC School of Cinema-Television has raised the curtain on the campus's new TV production center and student-run TV station.
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