Triangle Broadcasting Co. will launch its Gay & Lesbian Radio & Television network on Wednesday on the Palm Springs Time Warner cable system. L.A. and Seattle also are included in the web's initial…
Former ABC Interactive exec Patricia Vance has been tapped senior VP and GM of ABC.com, where she will oversee all of the Alphabet web's online entertainment properties.
Dennis Farina has signed to costar in his second adaptation of an Elmore Leonard bestseller for Jersey Films.
A Democratic member of the House Judiciary Committee suggested Wednesday that the Justice Dept. may want to look into a possible conspiracy between cable operators and programmers to keep telephone…
Fox Lorber has acquired domestic homevid and TV rights to a selection of pics from the library of French distributor UGC. The pact enhances the vid distribber's leadership position in the foreign/art…
James L. Brooks will receive the 1997 George Eastman award at this year's ShowEast convention, which runs Oct. 20-23 at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City.
Patrick Muldoon will star in the Frank Darabont-scripted HBO premiere "Black Cat Run," which starts shooting today.
Angela Bassett, known for her star turn as Tina Turner in "What's Love Got to Do With It," will tackle an even more formidable character when she portrays Lady Macbeth opposite Alec Baldwin Off…
ZDTV: Your Computer Channel, a 24-hour startup cable network planning to launch first quarter 1998, has installed former Times Mirror Cable TV chairman and CEO Larry Wangberg as its CEO.
Actor-director Bill Duke has joined the cast of Paramount's "Payback" (formerly titled "Parker"), starring Mel Gibson and helmed by "L.A. Confidential" scribe Brian Helgeland.