"Sevens," the eagerly awaited disc by country phenom Garth Brooks, was the bestselling album in the nation with 897,000 copies going home with consumers during its first week.
After a respectable test run Monday, NBC is moving the Jenny McCarthy sitcom "Jenny" to 8:30 p.m. on that night for the last three weeks of December.
With a Monday court date looming to determine whether release of the DreamWorks film "Amistad" should be blocked, attorneys for Barbara Chase-Riboud filed a reply Wednesday intended to debunk the…
Cablevision Systems Corp., the owner of Madison Square Garden and the sixth-largest cable operator in the U.S., has bought Radio City Prods. -- the company that operates Radio City Music Hall -- for…
As Australia's 1997 ratings season ended, Kerry Packer's Nine Network emerged victorious with an increase of .7% to 32.6%, ahead of Kerry Stokes' Seven Network, which without the Olympian draw card…
After two years of courtship, DreamWorks has secured the first full-length animated feature from Oscar-winning Aardman Animations with the claymation project "Chicken Run."
The WB network is developing a new drama, "Felicity," from Imagine TV. The show is executive produced by feature film writer J.J. Abrams ("Regarding Henry") and director Matt Reeves ("The…
In an irony that's almost too perfect to be true, the food commissary at KCBS-TV faces closure Friday unless the independent company that runs the facility, B-Right's food service, ponies up $586 in…
The Walt Disney Co. announced Wednesday that chairman Michael Eisner has sold roughly 4 million shares of Disney stock, following his exercising of options on some 7.3 million shares granted in…
Maureen Lesourd, the embattled prexy and G.M. of the Disney-owned ABC Radio stations KABC, KTZN and KLOS-FM whose 19-month tenure was marked by high-profile format changes, demotions and firings, has…
NBC has ordered a pilot starring "MTV Jams" host Bill Bellamy and executive produced by former "Ellen" executive producer Mark Driscoll and "Moesha" executive producer Ralph Farquhar.