Three men allegedly stripped and fondled by a writer from "The Arsenio Hall Show" in a casting session filed a sexual battery complaint and a lawsuit against Paramount and the show in Los Angeles…
Bell Atlantic chieftain Ray Smith will deliver the keynote address at the National Assn. of Broadcasters convention March 21 in Las Vegas.
Citing viewer response, NBC will repeat “Ancient Prophecies” from 7-9 p.m. April 10. The special aired last week opposite the Grammys. The network said it received more than 2,500 calls regarding the…
Scripps Howard Broadcasting Co. reached an agreement under which Young Broadcasting Inc.'s six TV stations will market Scripps Howard's Home & Garden Television network to their local cable systems.
Andy Marx: High Tech Hollywood
Acclaim Entertainment Inc. president Robert Holmes said Wednesday initial indications are that its NBA Jam homevideo game set a sales record on its release day, topping previous bestseller Mortal…
Robert Dalrymple has signed on at Visualize Prods. as exec producer, with Barbara Romen pacting as staff producer.
National Cable Television Assn. prexy Decker Anstrom launched a blistering critique of new FCC cable TV rate rollback rules on Wednesday, claiming the regs must be reversed if cablers are to compete…
Some prime U.S. cable systems may be coming on the market as part of the fallout from the $ 2.3 billion merger between Canadian cable giants Rogers Communications and Maclean Hunter Ltd.
This month's Grammy Awards underscored the power and prestige of movie music, but no one had to teach that lesson to U2. With yet another Grammy in pocket and their appetite whetted by two Golden…
Preston Beckman has been promoted to senior VP, program planning & scheduling , at NBC Ent., having been VP in that area since July 1991.