Fernando Lopez is ankling his news operations manager post at KTLA (which he has held since October 1995) to take the reins as assistant news director at KCBS, effective Monday. A former executive…
Craig Ferguson, a regular on ABC's "The Drew Carey Show," has set up the indie feature "Je M'Appelle Crawford" to star in and co-write under Kevin Allen's helm.
Jay Mohr, Angela Featherstone, Paul Rudd, Catherine Kellner, Martha Plimpton, Mary McCormack and Nicole Parker have joined the cast of "200 Cigarettes," which begins shooting Monday in New York.
China Entertainment Television founder Robert Chua told Daily Variety that he has found new investors to revive his struggling satellite broadcaster.
The February sweep is ending on a low note for syndie's freshman latenight strips "Vibe" and "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."
Despite disappointing ratings for the Winter Olympics, CBS Wednesday declared an easy February sweeps victory in total households and the key demographics.
The ABC debut of "Something So Right" fell just below the show's season average on NBC last year and trailed slightly behind the "Soul Man" average in the Tuesday 8:30 p.m. timeslot in homes.
The Tribune Company no longer faces a March 22 deadline for selling its Miami TV station under an agreement the broadcaster has tentatively reached with the Federal Communications Commission…
Specialized film company October Films has signed an exclusive four-year output agreement with Canadian distributor Cineplex Odeon Films Canada, a division of Cineplex Odeon Corp.
Martha Coolidge will receive the Directors Guild of America's 1998 Robert Aldrich Achievement Award, to be presented to her at the DGA Awards on Saturday.
Veteran TV host Raul Velasco is taking a leave of absence from Televisa due to illness, marking the end of his Sunday variety show "Siempre en Domingo" after 28 years.