A whopping 198 feature films, 35 foreign features, 126 TV series and 125 miniseries/telefilms have been submitted to the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. for Golden Globe Award consideration, HFPA prexy…
Tele-Communications Inc. used the Western Cable Show here to report that it has consolidated its subscriber base in Los Angeles and Chicago through some major cable-system swaps with other cable…
Ed Wacek, former director of development for Universal Pictures, has signed on with Raffaella Prods. as a senior VP of production, U announced Wednesday.
Nielsen Media Research said TV ratings produced by its would-be rival, Statistical Research Inc. (SRI), will be at least 12% higher because of a decision to include bystanders who aren't watching…
CBS Sports laid out its promotional campaign for the 1998 Winter Olympics and announced a promotional partnership with Coca-Cola's Minute Maid division at a press briefing Wednesday.
"Seinfeld" supervising producer David Mandel has inked a three-year $9 million overall deal with Walt Disney TV.
In response to a recent speech by Reed Hundt, Radio and Television News Directors Assn. president Barbara Cochran opined in a letter to the FCC chairman that broadcast journalism does not take a back…
Hollywood gets to keep its weapons lethal. Or, at least for movie and television purposes, fully loaded and lethal looking.
Warner Bros. Domestic Pay TV will produce a weekly half-hour music magazine series exclusively for DirecTV, to begin in February 1988.
Chris Adelmann has been upped to exec vice president of Warner Bros. Intl. Theaters, and will be responsible for all aspects of the development, establishment and operations of WB's exhibition venues…