"The Jacksons: An American Dream" director Karen Arthur, producer Craig Anderson, Gloria Alter and John Aglialoro announced the formation yesterday of the Atlas Prods. partnership.
The Television Critics Assn. will devote an entire day Jan. 13 to syndicated mid-season programs from Paramount and Warner Bros. WB will devote the morning session to "Kung Fu: The Legend Continues"…
Video piracy, on the rise in Italy and the United States, costs the American film business close to $ 224 million a year, Jack Valenti said yesterday.
The premiere of "The Jackie Thomas Show" held on to a whopping 90% of its "Roseanne" lead-in Tuesday night, exceeding any previous rating for "Coach" in that slot.
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest multisystem operator, is investing well over $ 200 million to propel the cable industry into the digital era.
Vicki Mabrey, formerly of WBAL-TV, Baltimore, will join CBS News' Dallas bureau later this month, and Reed Galin, formerly of KPIX-TV, San Francisco, joined the web's Miami bureau yesterday following…
Robert J. Wright, a 28-year ABC veteran who for the last six years has been VP of public relations on the West Coast, will take early retirement at the end of this year.
"Beverly Hills, 90210" TV star Shannen Doherty was cited for alleged misdemeanor battery yesterday after a fracas at a nightclub.
Skouras Pictures, aiming to step up domestic distribution, has promoted Jeff Holmes to executive vice president and chief operating officer. Company prez/CEO Dimitri (Tom) Skouras made the…
The Corp. for Public Broadcasting is considering funding programs that will counterbalance more provocative "point-of-view" shows that air on the Public Broadcasting System and National Public Radio…
Some of Australia's independent exhibitors are again criticizing U.S. studio-based distribs about alleged unfair trading practices, principally the increasing use of so-called no-share policies.