The bell will ring today in the first round of a battle royale among broadcasters, bureaucrats and public-interest advocates over what, if any, new obligations TV stations should be saddled with in…
Sydney-based Dream Creations Intl. and principals Daizy Gedeon and Leo Mir plan to produce the four-hour miniseries "Lebanon: A Search for Identity," based on their film short "Lebanon ... Imprisoned…
France's tough TV laws will come under increasing pressure in the coming weeks. The French TV regulatory body the CSA is about to allow Ted Turner's Cartoon Network to be carried on cable here, after…
CBS is turning its Bill Cosby-hosted "Kids Say the Darndest Things" specials into a midseason series, which could air as part of the Eye web's Friday family lineup.
Catching a movie probably won't be high on the agenda when Chinese President Jiang Zemin arrives Sunday in Washington to meet with President Clinton.
Carmike Cinemas Inc.'s third-quarter earnings fell 14% to $8.2 million after the weaker-than-expected box office performance of the quarter's film releases, Carmike said Tuesday.
Actor-comedian Sinbad got the official nod Tuesday as the new host of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's syndie latenight talker "Vibe" (Daily Variety, Oct. 21).
The first new dramas of the season have crashed and burned. ABC on Tuesday canceled the Monday-night drama "Timecop," and Fox has pulled its Thursday drama "413 Hope Street" off the air during the…
Warner Bros. has reorganized its East Coast advertising and publicity group, resulting in several promotions and new hires throughout the New York City-based office.
Pacific Theatres has been selected as the operator of a 3,400-seat multiplex in Ira Smedra's proposed Village Center Westwood complex, it was confirmed Tuesday by Smedra and Pacific CEO Chris Forman…
Reggie White of the Super Bowl champion Green Bay Packers is teaming with the Shooting Gallery to produce "Barnstormin'," a family-oriented football pic.