Comedienne Rita Rudner has signed an exclusive development deal with Columbia Pictures Television. Together with her husband and writing partner, Martin Bergman, the Certs pitchwoman plans to create…
U.S. Supreme Court justices weighed in skeptically Wednesday during oral arguments over the constitutionality of a law that forces cable operators to reserve as much as a third of their channels for…
MCA Records posted gross domestic sales of $ 450 million, marking the label's best year in its 50-plus years.
Adding power to the steamroller, the Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Assn. has picked "Schindler's List" as best picture of 1993. The critics also picked Steven Spielberg as best director and Ralph…
Although the Carsey-Werner Co. owns the ABC hit "Roseanne," exec producer Tom Arnold reiterated the company's position that no deals will be made without consulting him and wife Roseanne Arnold, the…
Bell Atlantic Corp.'s Bell Atlantic Video Services Co. unit and Oracle Corp. said they plan to jointly develop and market interactive multimedia software and services.
MTV plans a yearlong campaign against violence, using news shows and public service spots to take the glamour out of guns.
ABC news and entertainment fare will begin airing in 23 Middle Eastern and North African countries between January and March. The web has licensed the programs to Orbit Communications, which will…
Singer Michael Jackson and three others did not steal the hit songs "Thriller ,""The Girl Is Mine" and "We Are the World" from two other songwriters, a federal jury ruled Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Times has teamed with Pacific Telesis to offer a home shopping service to Angelenos. "It will provide us with the home shopping lane" on the information superhighway, said Lee Camp…