Herve Bourges, president of the French Conseil Superieur de L'Audiovisuel (CSA) --- the Gallic equivalent of the FCC --- has warned France's television and film communities that maintaining the…
Karl Malden, Robert Urich, Chuck Hayward, Yvonne De Carlo, Clint Walker and Leo Gordon will be honored at the Golden Boot Awards on July 19 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Century City.
Fox’s “Volcano” posted Mexico’s second largest debut ever, with $1.3 million from 268 prints last weekend. Figure was wrong in Tuesday’s story. * * * Gus Lucas is president of programming at the…
Barbra Streisand's Barwood Films is in "very serious discussions" with King World Prods. for a longform TV development and production pact.
German weblets are taking a larger slice of the ad pie. Over the last three years, large commercial webs RTL, SAT1 and Pro7 have lost up to 5% of their ad market share to Germany's smaller channels…
Westinghouse Electric Corp. has shifted gears on its plan to spin off industrial assets, and will now group crown jewel Thermo King as part of the media business to be renamed CBS Corp.
Keith Olbermann, the offbeat, acerbic ESPN "SportsCenter" anchor whose behavior over the past few months has tested the cable sports network's management, will be let out of his contract six months…
The wait is over. Let the rejoicing begin. Three years after the project was first announced (Daily Variety, May 23, 1994), Barney will officially trumpet his motion picture debut on Friday morning.
Johnnie Cochran will conduct an hour-long interview with his friend Bill Cosby on the former's series "Cochran & Company" tonight at 6 (repeating at 9 p.m.) on cable's Court TV.
Joseph Vallin, a veteran set painter and decorator, filed a multimillion-dollar lawsuit Wednesday against 20th Century Fox, Sony Pictures and the Union of Motion Picture Set Painters claiming he was…
John Salley, the former NBA star left at the altar this year by Disney's syndie arm, is in discussions for a development deal with Columbia TriStar Television Distribution.