NBC has renewed the Saturday-night sitcom "Nurses" for a third season.
As Hollywood celebrates its annual awards season, the studios' usual air of satisfaction is being tempered by a twinge of doubt. With production costs still on the rise, Hollywood's decisionmakers…
Elvis is dead, again, this time at Paramount. Elvis Mitchell, that is, who was canned last week after just six months as director of development for defying repeated warnings to stop reviewing movies…
In yesterday's story about TriStar Pictures' "Hell and High Water," the names of screenwriter Franklin Coen and producer Mitchell Brower were spelled incorrectly.
A Georgia radio station has been fined $ 17,500 by the Federal Communications Commission for failing to maintain a "meaningful management and staff presence" at its main studio.
The Motion Picture Export Assn. of America announced yesterday that anti-piracy operations for Europe, Africa and the Middle East will be centralized out of its Brussels office, as part of the…
Select Records, home of Kid 'n Play and Chubb Rock, will move its distribution arrangements from Elektra to Atlantic Records, according to sources.
The joint national boards of SAG and AFTRA have approved a new three-year industrial and educational film contract.
Networks and the advertising community let their positions be known in the forthcoming upfront ad market yesterday as a panel of network and advertising executives debated the merits of the current…
The Seven Network has had to cancel its new high-rated comedy series "The Norman Gunston Show" because its principal actor, Garry McDonald, has had a nervous breakdown.
All-news outlet KFWB-AM has farmed out two of its three sports anchors to an outside company that provides traffic, weather and sports reports to radio stations around the country.