Twentieth Century Fox has decided to stick to its original summer release date for Philip Kaufman's detective drama "Rising Sun," starring Sean Connery and Wesley Snipes, rather than move the picture…
Buena Vista Intl., Disney's overseas distribution arm, has completed the formulation of its newest overseas operation in Japan, according to Mark Zoradi, division prez, and William Mechanic…
Cox Broadcasting yesterday officially announced it has reached agreement in principle to acquire Keith Samples' Rysher Entertainment.
Regis Philbin likes to tell the story of an astrologer, who assured him that he would become a household name, but not for 20 years.
U.S. Health Prods. Co. has signed Litton Syndication as the distributor of "Life Choices With Erie Chapman," which has been renewed for a second season in 1993-94.
NBC's "Cheers" may be leaving at the end of this TV season, but the character of psychiatrist Frasier Crane is being spun off for a new comedy series to star Kelsey Grammer.
The Berlin Intl. Film Festival has created a new prize for European films called the Blue Angel, named after the Marlene Dietrich film helmed by Josef von Sternberg, it was announced yesterday by the…
The battle between the networks and affiliates over web-program preemptions for the use of syndicated prime time fare had looked to be subsiding over the past few months. But NATPE participants who…
A woman with 40-pound breasts, on "Sally Jesse Raphael." A man who had an affair with his brother-in-law, on "Geraldo."
All American Television has concluded a joint marketing agreement with Conus Communications to distribute the latter's newsgathering and production services.
Faith Daniels, currently host of an NBC daytime talkshow, will move to prime time as one of the anchors on the news division's latest one-hour magazine, set to launch later this year under the aegis…