ABC's double-whammy of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" and "Oprah Winfrey Presents: Before Women Had Wings" far exceeded expectations Sunday night and gave ABC its highest night of regular…
New York-based indie MG/Perin has signed on as the distributor of a new syndie TV series based on the longrunning syndicated newspaper column "News of the Weird."
Owen Simon, a TV marketing pioneer who logged 40 years with Westinghouse Broadcasting and Group W Prods., now part of CBS Inc., will retire at the end of the month.
While the French may traditionally have sniffed at all things English, Brit pics "The Full Monty" and "Bean" have put in excellent turns in a busy French frame against the might of UIP's "The Lost…
Connie Chung has resurfaced as a correspondent for ABC News, months after plans for a DreamWorks talkshow unraveled and two years after CBS fired her from her last network gig.
Hollywood composer Michael Kamen has signed an exclusive contract with Decca, a Polygram record label.
Universal Pictures has taken vows to buy "Something Old, Something New," a spec by rookie scribes Elizabeth Dorosin and David Shaw, for a low six-figure price, with Brillstein-Grey attached to…
Elstree Studios, thought near death until a year and a half ago, will expand with two 15,000-square-foot soundstages with 50-foot ceilings, upping the studio's capacity by 150%.
Buena Vista Intl. --- boasting boffo grosses from "Ransom," "101 Dalmatians," "Con Air," "Face/Off" and "Air Force One" --- announced Monday that the company has crossed the elusive $1 billion…
Rob Sorcher has been upped to executive VP of Cartoon Network, U.S., from his previous post of senior VP and G.M.