NBC will air the first of three hour interview specials, "The Macho Men of the Movies With David Sheehan," at 8 p.m. Aug. 27. Exec produced by Sheehan for NBC Prods., the hour will profile Clint…
An Eastman Kodak news release saying the giant photographic, chemicals and health products giant would make a significant announcement this morning set off a round of guessing and speculation…
Alan Bergman will undertake a second term as prexy of the Academy Foundation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. All other Foundation officers have been reelected, and five newcomers…
Bob Newhart has gotten another call -- this one from CBS. His Paramount sitcom "Bob" reportedly will slide into the network's Friday night fall lineup behind the TriStar TV comedy "Good Advice."
Veteran talkshow producer Bonnie Kaplan has temporarily taken over the reins of Twentieth TV's "Bertice Berry Show."
A survey by Cable Networks Inc. of more than 300 television stations has found that at least 75% are seeking either retransmission consent or some combination of retrans and must-carry in…
Nancy McLeod Perkins has been named VP, casting, at Universal TV, overseeing casting for all series and pilots.
The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has reached an agreement in principle on a below-the-line contract for James Cameron's new big-budget action film, "True Lies."
The ultimate alliance between the cable and computer industry may be stalled. A rumored deal linking cable giants Tele-Communications Inc. and Time Warner Inc., and the world's largest software…
Fremantle Intl., the leading supplier of TV gameshows abroad, is continuing a drive to produce local versions of its classic and newly minted gameshows throughout Latin America.
Robert Urich has ended a longtime association with agent Merritt Blake to move over to International Creative Management, sources said Wednesday.