Dan Rather wants to get harder -- on CBS' nightly newscast, that is. The veteran CBS newsman credited the network newscast's recent ratings growth to the decision to emphasize hard news on the…
Faced with soaring cable rates, Federal Communications Commission chairman Bill Kennard said Tuesday he is pondering limits on the amount of programming costs cablers may pass on to consumers.
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Signaling a major assault on the European TV market, major Australian producer-distrib Southern Star has tapped former MTM Worldwide Distribution president Greg Phillips as head of worldwide…
Warner Bros.' chairmen and co-CEOs Robert A. Daly and Terry Semel will receive the Producers Guild of America's Milestone Award at the union's annual Golden Laurel Awards show on March 3.
Locations '98, the 13th annual trade show of the Assn. of Film Commissioners Intl. (AFCI), is taking over the South Hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center Feb. 20-22.
EXCLUSIVECBS is developing an hour drama "Bronx County" with filmmaker Sydney Pollack and a half-hour comedy with actor Brian Benben ("Dream On") and writer/producer Robert Borden ("The Drew Carey…
William L. Barry has been named vice president, business development, for Latin America at Turner Broadcasting System Intl.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has named Pete Clark, a longtime special effects expert, winner of the John A. Bonner Medal of Commendation.
EXCLUSIVEKenneth Branagh is in final negotiations to star in "Alien Love Triangle," the next film from the "Trainspotting" team of director Danny Boyle, writer John Hodge and producer Andrew…
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