Despite a spate a scandals to titilate the tabloids, Twentieth TV's "A Current Affair" suffered a setback in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the week ended Aug. 22.
As forecast, it's American year at the Venice Film Festival. The U.S. made a mighty entry as the curtain rang up on the 50th meet, raising filmgoers' temperatures with Martin Scorsese's "The Age of…
The Reed Midem Organization has named CLT president Gaston Thorn its Mipcom Man of the Year.
Warner Bros. has completed the process of combining network production units Lorimar and Warner Bros. TV, resulting in the departure of about two dozen of the latter's estimated 100 employees.
ABC affiliates will get a second look this week at the controversial drama series "NYPD Blue," with the second episode and revised pilot (minus 15 seconds in a sex scene) being fed to stations…
Michael Levy ankled his prexy post at Warner Bros.-based Silver Pictures on Monday, sources said. The resignation was described by insiders as quite abrupt.
A 14-member committee has been put together to serve on the newly created Los Angeles County Motion Picture & Teleproduction task force.
Women in Film has formed a public service announcement committee to produce a half-dozen pro bono announcements for non-profit organizations and distribute them for television, radio and theatrical…
Looks like Macaulay Culkin won't get "Rich" after all. Following what insiders describe as arduous, persistent wrangling between super-Mac's father/business manager Kit Culkin and Warner Bros., the…
Director Herbert Ross has reached a turning point in his career, making the leap from film and ballet production to the world of opera.
Michael Jacobs, brought in earlier to consult on Disney's "The Sinbad Show", has been named an exec producer on the Fox Broadcasting Co. sitcom, joining the original tandem of Gary Murphy and Larry…