Gerard K. Petry has been promoted to senior VP, finance & business operations , NBC West Coast, reporting to president Don Ohlmeyer.
Gloria Steinem and producing partner Rosilyn Heller have teamed up with Robert Greenwald Prods. to develop a four-hour miniseries for CBS on the history of the women's movement.
Country singer Garth Brooks has been tapped as the half-time entertainment for the 1994 Super Bowl, which will air on NBC Jan. 31, sources close to the event said Tuesday.
Live Entertainment Inc. found that a mouse, a cat and a silent-screen star were no match for Arnold and Sharon.
The manufacturer of the VCR Plus video recording device has sued a competitor for violating antitrust law by forcing manufacturers to use its program selection system if they want to license another…
The CBS Eye is starting to look over its shoulder: ABC has won three straight primetime Nielsen weeks, grabbed the lead in the November sweeps and pulled within just 0.2 rating points of CBS'…
In what analysts describe as a well-timed partnership in the barely tapped and growing Scandinavian commercial TV market, Capital Cities/ABC has acquired a 21% ownership interest in Luxembourg-based…
Actress-turned-journalist Brianne Leary will host “Last Call,” Brandon Tartikoff’s latenight syndicated series from MCA TV. Other panelists in the topical half-hour strip are Susan Ellicott, West…
Tom and Roseanne Arnold have entered into an exclusive TV production agreement with Warner Bros. TV, bringing along their first-look, multiple-series commitment from ABC.
Hemdale Communications Inc. has entered into an agreement in principle with international TV distribbery Newberger Entertainment Group for a newly created HCI subsidiary to snap up most Newberger…
AMC Entertainment chairman/CEO Stanley H. Durwood will be feted Dec. 15 at the Century Plaza Hotel as the Motion Picture Pioneer of the Year. Date for the event was incorrect in Monday’s paper.