Anne Sweeney has been named chairman and CEO of Fox Basic Cable, the Fox division responsible for launching and programming a new basic cable service expected to premiere on Tele-Communications Inc…
"The Lawnmower Man" director Brett Leonard will direct TriStar Pictures' movie adaptation of Dean R. Koontz's novel "Hideaway," which is slated to be produced by Summers-Quaid Prods., sources said…
The British Broadcasting Corp. World Service Television has been included in previously reported negotiations between Telemundo Group and Reuters Television to create a 24-hour Spanish-language…
Career upheaval continues for Tom and Roseanne Arnold, as the couple severed a lengthy relationship with the William Morris Agency Tuesday, opting to move over to Intl. Creative Management.
The nation's largest independent TV station group just got larger. Fox Television Stations Inc. has completed its acquisition of WATL-TV, the UHF Fox Broadcasting affil in Atlanta, from Greenwich…
Monday came and went at the Federal Communications Commission, but the agency appears no closer to deciding whether Fox Inc. topper Rupert Murdoch will be handed a permanent waiver of commission…
HBO's critically acclaimed "The Larry Sanders Show" makes its summer debut tonight with a special 45-minute episode (see review, page 6).
Reeves Entertainment Group, the U.S. production arm of former U.K. broadcaster Thames TV, has notified employees that the company will shut down on July 30.
More than 200 comics from 16 countries will descend on Montreal for the 11th annual Just For Laughs comedy festival, to take place July 22-Aug. 1 around town.
The Supreme Court let TV gameshow hostess Vanna White sue Samsung Electronics America over an ad that showed a glamorously dressed robot ready to turn a letter as she does on "Wheel of Fortune."
You won't have to go to Macy's basement to find bargains anymore.