In a potentially crippling blow to Carsey-Werner Distribution's "You Bet Your Life," WCBS-TV in New York is expected to drop the Bill Cosby-hosted comedy gameshow from its access slot in January.
The title is "Bram Stoker's Dracula," but with $ 30.5 million in ducats sold over its first three days, Francis Ford Coppola's sex-and-violins extravaganza owes as much to the popularity of Anne…
Fox Inc. honcho Rupert Murdoch and John Hughes will be in D.C. tonight to host a screening of "Home Alone 2: Lost in New York," which Hughes wrote and produced. Members of Congress and their families…
Music biz publicist Phil Lobel is urging people in the entertainment industry to cancel their Colorado ski plans to protest the state's passage of Amendment 2 . The amendment, which was voted into…
The Independent Feature Project/West announced a Nov. 20 deadline for submissions to the 1993 Spirit Awards, which are skedded for March 27.
"The Jacksons: An American Dream" turned out to be a thriller for ABC, moonwalking to a 21.6 rating, 32 share in Nielsen overnight markets. That performance enhanced the alphabet web's lead in the…
The Plitt Amusement Company has filed a $ 5 million suit against Norman Lear's Act III Communications, charging that Act III illegally pressured its financer in the purchase of a large number of…
Walt Disney must have rubbed its magic lamp the right way.
NBC has pulled the plug on the ill-fated NBC midseason series "Local Heroes," starring David Keith and Bill Nunn, after producing just five of the initially ordered 13 episodes.
Ailing Dutch electronics giant Philips is shrugging off rumors that it is planning a major restructure of its consumer electronics operation in the face of continuing heavy losses. Earlier this…
Interactive Network Inc. has lined up NBC, IBM, Cablevision Systems and two large newspaper chains to support its interactive services under a special spectrum allocated by the Federal Communications…