CBS tuned up for NCAA basketball Final Four coverage with healthy numbers for last weekend's games, while other wins went to the usual suspects in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for the week…
The FCC yesterday ordered cable TV operators to immediately freeze subscriber rates and said it would roll back prices where appropriate to competitive levels.
FCC amendments to the financial interest and syndication rules.
The near elimination of the financial interest and syndication rules has set off the expected combination of fear and outrage within the Hollywood production community, though some were at least…
David Caruso ("Mad Dog & Glory") will star in the Steven Bochco Prods.-ABC drama "NYPD Blue," along with previously announced Dennis Franz.
Local and national coverage of the L.A. riots and events leading to them were recognized yesterday by the Peabody Awards, which also noted achievements by network series "Seinfeld,""Roseanne" and…
Barton Dean has received a two-script back-up order on his CBS pilot "Muddling Through," one of two series hopefuls from the producer under a recently inked two-year, multimillion-dollar deal at…
Cable TV executives gathered here for their annual public affairs confab were apprehensive about the severity of rate regulation reform expected to be doled out by the Federal Communications…
New Line Cinema has promoted Mark Ordesky to veepee of acquisitions and co-productions, bumping him up from executive director of acquisitions, the company announced yesterday.
INTERMEDIA NOISE: If there's a bellwether for the fledgling multimedia industry, it should be the bidding around Compton's New Media, one of the largest distributors of CD-ROM titles in the country.
Motion Picture Export Assn. of America senior veepee Marc M. Spiegel, a 43 -year veteran of the organization, has been named head of European operations for ancillary revenues.