The Motion Picture Assn. of America assisted the Suffolk County, N.Y., District Attorney's office in raids of suspected pirate video operations at 24 locations on Sept. 30, resulting in 16 arrests.
THIS WEEK, On Music travels to New York, the other city in America, according to most Los Angeles residents, returning to our roots to discover the simple peasant joys of real pizza, bagels…
A Hamburg court ruled against Bertelsmann subsid Ufa Film und Ferseh becoming an equity partner in Vox, an infotainment channel set to launch in Germany in January.
The Television Bureau of Advertising recently surveyed eight Wall Street analysts seeking their forecasts for advertising growth in 1993 and found widely differing results.
The Larry Thompson Organization has acquired film rights to the fact-based story "Black Widows: The Alabama Twins Murder" after a bidding war for the project.
An undercover sting in which a policewoman posed as an aspiring actress has led to the arrest of Wallace Kaye, owner of the Kaye Talent Agency in Burbank, on suspicion of sexual battery and false…
Carsey-Werner's "You Bet Your Life" stuck at the same level as its first week in national syndication according to Nielsen rankings for Sept. 21-27, while "The Wonder Years" and "Designing Women" led…
Game One of the National League Championship series looked marginal in Tuesday's ratings, while a half-hour Ross Perot political pitch crossed the plate with rather respectable numbers of its own.
A new tentative contract has been reached between Local 33 of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, ABC and NBC.
Fox Broadcasting is brashly urging affiliates not to sell themselves short when it comes time to negotiate with cable operators as a result of the retransmission consent provision in the new cable…
The Freedom of Expression network will sponsor a panel discussion on free-speech issues and a discussion with the filmmakers of "Damned in the USA" on Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. at the Writers Guild Theater…