Fox Children's Network prexy Margaret Loesch thinks there may be a sure-fire way to get young kids interested in an animated show: slap an advisory on the program telling them not to.
Following a resurgence in popularity on MTV, the "Speed Racer" series is about to whiz back into firstrun syndication this September with a younger-skewing animated weekly version.
Rita Grosz has been named director of national broadcast buying for 20th Century Fox.
Former CBS-TV prez Robert Wussler confirmed Tuesday that he is teamed with Bill Cosby in an effort to acquire NBC.
A television programming advisory committee is considering recommendations that the series "Beverly Hills, 90210" be pulled by the Singapore Broadcasting Corp., a newspaper reported Tuesday.
Two-term board member Dorothy C. Fontana has thrown her hat into the ring for the post of VP of the Writers Guild of America West, marking the upcoming election's first officer candidate to run by…
The British Broadcasting Corp. has a "Big Brother" management that has frightened and demoralized its staff, a senior BBC correspondent said Tuesday.
Summer B.O. $ 1.08 billion After seven weeks, 1993 tally's up 23% over last year and 1% ahead of 1989. Worst-case season prediction is $ 1.95 billion (second best), but if current pace continues…
Rupert Murdoch's News Ltd. has bought 50% of Melbourne-based Mushroom Records, Australia's largest independent record label. The sale price was not disclosed but industry sources are placing a value…
CBS has moved back into first place in the primetime Nielsens race, bookending the July 5-11 week with Monday-Tuesday and Saturday-Sunday victories that left the competition far behind.
KNBC news reporter Phil Shuman has sued his former lawyer for mishandling his claims against the City of Beverly Hills arising from a 1984 incident in which he allegedly was assaulted by police…