CBS has ordered two additional episodes of "Harts of the West," the Saturday drama from the Kushner-Locke Co., increasing the total order to 15 hours.
NBC, which shook up the ratings with a "Nostradamus" special three years ago opposite the Grammy Awards, has scheduled a similarly themed program for the final night of the February sweeps to counter…
As expected, former Capitol Records exec David Simone has been tapped as the new chief of Polygram Music Publishing, filling the void left by Colin Cornish, who left the company last June.
Polsat, the Polish satellite broadcaster, has defeated a galaxy of international media groups to win Poland's first national private TV license, Daily Variety has learned.
Jason Flom is senior VP of Atlantic Records. His title was incorrect in Exec Shuffle Thursday. * * * Universal Pictures chose to give screenwriting credit to Tom S. Parker and Jim Jennewein for the…
William Shatner will be featured speaker, and will offer some of his personal memorabilia for auction, at the Creation Star Trek Convention this weekend in a fundraiser for earthquake victims. The…
Videos are making big money for movie studios -- just look at sales for Disney's blockbuster "Aladdin." The outlook for the rental marketplace, however, is far less rosy.
Regulators are reluctantly prepared to let radio shock jock Howard Stern's employer buy Los Angeles station KRTH-FM -- backing away from earlier threats to block the deal, the New York Times and…
Fox Broadcasting Co. confirmed the hiring of three more CBS Sports alumni to staff its National Football Conference coverage next season at a press conference in Atlanta, the site of Super Bowl…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has formed an earthquake relief grant with an initial pool of $ 100,000 for employees impacted by the Northridge earthquake.
The Cable Telecommunications Assn. has offered to help pay for meeting sites when the FCC conducts a series of seminars nationally to explain cable TV rate regulations to consumer groups and local…