"Jane," the Lifetime young-adult chat show hosted by Sassy magazine editor Jane Pratt, has been canceled, the victim of low ratings and infighting at the cable network.
It was after the 985th "Arsenio Hall Show" on Paramount's Stage 29. The staff at Arsenio Hall Communications was working late into the night doing double duty preparing the 1,000th show, an…
Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ernest Hollings (D-S.C.) Thursday endorsed legislation requiring health warnings on beer and wine ads and he promised a quick committee vote on the measure.
Some of the most famous drive-in movies of the '50s are coming back -- but this time you won't need a drive-in, just cable.
'The Wonder Years' 13.9/23 The New World series won its hour Wednesday and helped push ABC into the lead halfway through the May sweeps, with a 12.0/21 to NBC's 11.8/20 and CBS' 11.0/19. The one-hour…
In high school Arsenio Hall played drums in the marching band, orchestra and his own group. At Kent State University he was a disk jockey on campus radio WKSR.
Rank Organisation PLC said profits were marginally higher from its year-end Oct. 31 to mid-April.
Andrew Williams has been named director of creative advertising for Orion Pictures. He will be responsible for the creation, production and budgeting of theatrical advertising.
Capital Cities/ABC Video Enterprises has entered into a direct-response marketing venture with Fingerhut Companies Inc., one of the U.S.' largest catalog marketers. Fingerhut will develop exclusive…
A prominent critic of television violence Tuesday urged cable operators to "use their moral authority" in "nudging violent programming off the agenda."
The 19th Seattle Intl. Film Festival, which runs from Friday through June 6, has added 10 world premieres and more than a dozen U.S. premieres to its eclectic and varied schedule.