If Carolco Pictures and TCI go through with pay-per-view premieres, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer doesn't intend to distribute the films theatrically.
After several announced false starts regarding KGB-related television projects, NBC will make it onto the air with a two-hour special on the former Soviet Union's secret police May 25 -- the final…
Time Warner Thursday announced formation of a new record distribution company , Alternative Distribution Alliance, to specialize in alternative rock music.
"Prime Story," the nascent NBC prime time newsmagazine show, has two new anchors -- Tom Brokaw and Katie Couric. In addition, the show has a new executive producer, Jeff Zucker, trading places with…
Patricia Schultz has been promoted to VP, media relations, NBC West Coast, overseeing all Burbank-based entertainment and corporate publicity and reporting to president Don Ohlmeyer.
A bankruptcy judge Thursday approved SCI Television Inc.'s reorganization plan for emerging from a prepackaged Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, giving Ronald Perelman control of the company.
With several Hollywood health plans increasingly on the losing end of the battle with soaring medical costs, a frequent topic of conversation among industry unions and employers is how things will…
Eddie Murphy will host the second annual MTV Movie Awards, set to air June 9 from the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank.
Playboy Enterprises Thursday announced that operating income for the fiscal 1993 third quarter ended March 31 rose 76% to $ 1.2 million from $ 700,000, reflecting a profit increase at the company's…
Dick Clark, John Chancellor, Phil Donahue, Bob Newhart, Agnes Nixon and Jack Webb will join the late Mark Goodson as this year's inductees in the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' TV Hall of…
"The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" posted its best results since the February sweeps at the start of the May survey, according to daytime and fringe ratings for the April 26-30 Nielsen week.