KCBS-TV is among the stations clearing Genesis Entertainment's "Paradise Beach" for a summer test launch. The early fringe strip, a youth-oriented dramatic series, has been cleared in seven of the…
International Family Entertainment Inc. said it now holds more than 75% of the preference shares of TVS Entertainment PLC.
ABC Entertainment VP of program planning and scheduling Alan Sternfeld is expected to receive a promotion that will also see his responsibilities expanded at the web -- picking up some of the slack…
Italian films are not going into production. The industry, producers assert, is bloccato--blocked--by bureaucratic bungling.
Standup comedian Jerry Seinfeld has turned self-deprecation into an art form on his sitcom, "Seinfeld," now in its third successful season on NBC.
DIC Animation City and Turner Program Services have joined forces to produce a series of one-hour quarterly interview spex hosted by sports commentator Marv Albert.
NEW ROCK and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Dick Clark reaches another career milestone tonight, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the American Music Awards , which he created.
The owners of Ticketmaster Corp., the world's largest broker of tickets, are considering selling the company to Time Warner, according to concert industry sources.
With U.S. TV shows no longer the cat's meow at Aussie webs, the pricing of such series -- some of them top prime time performers stateside--is set to become a hot potato Down Under.
Producer David Jacobs ("Dallas,""Knots Landing") is not feeling very happy. He has two series he's proud of: "Bodies of Evidence" and "Homefront," and neither one of them is on the air.
Citing inefficiencies in the way payments are made to American and British copyright owners, the National Music Publishers' Assn. and the U.K.'s Music Publishers' Assn. have formed a joint venture…