NBC has confirmed the move of "Seinfeld" to Thursdays beginning Feb. 4 as part of an expected four-night program shift and has announced that it will double-run "Cheers" at 8 and 9 p.m. through the…
The Video Software Dealers Assn. has chosen "Bring Hollywood Home" as the theme for its 12th annual convention, set for the Las Vegas Convention Center July 11-14.
Based on the performances of the holiday films to date, the majors got the season at least half right, resulting in a $ 74,620,966 New Year's weekend for the top 10 films, 6% ahead of last year's $…
It's taken five years, but ABC has finally signaled the end of its daytime ratings loser "Home" and instead will program the 11 a.m. hour with "Shirley," Canada's highest-rated talkshow.
Filmauro, a boutique banner run by a man with the Midas touch, is probably the most envied distribbery in Italy. It's developing a higher profile overseas via film production in the United States and…
Responding to widespread criticism over last year's Primetime Emmy Awards, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' national awards committee has proposed several major changes in award…
Mark Hoffman, a tabloid-oriented news director at CBS-owned WBBM-TV in Chicago, reportedly has been offered the job of news director at KNBC-TV.
The Federal Communications Commission is sitting on the fate of a whole batch of proposed new cable networks. Most of the new channels are so specialized that the success or failure of any one is…
America apparently can't get enough of Amy Fisher, as the second and third telefilm versions of her story within a week both drew strong ratings--opposite each other, no less--on ABC and CBS.
In a move Wall Street dubbed "unexpected," Blockbuster Entertainment prez Joseph R. Baczko resigned yesterday, just as the video retail giant announced it had initiated a corporatewide reorganization.
Universal's "Lorenzo's Oil" opened just before year's end to pump new life into regional releases, as the holiday helped some exclusive pictures more than double their take at the box office.