IF "UNFORGIVEN" RIDES OFF with the best picture Oscar on Monday night, as many are predicting it will, Clint Eastwood's Western will join the very small group of Academy Award winners that, from any…
If pilot orders can be viewed as at-bats in the game of prime time series, then the major studios -- despite increased network activity -- still have the best slugging percentage.
Michael Jaffe Films has acquired rights from several women involved in a class-action lawsuit against the Georgia prison system and is developing the project as a TV movie for ABC.
ABC has renewed the Universal TV "Coach" through the 1994-95 season with a total of 50 episodes -- securing a long-term companion for "Home Improvement," which already has been picked up through the…
KCET March pledges $ 1.6 million Pubcaster KCET concluded its 21-day pledge drive slightly above its projection of $ 1.59 million, but about $ 44,000 below last year's March pledge levels and at the…
CBS Broadcast Group president Howard Stringer has signed a new 4 1/2-year contract with the network, according to a report in the upcoming issue of People magazine that was confirmed by CBS.
Matthew Kane resigned yesterday as a coordinating producer at CNN, where he has worked for the past 11 years covering entertainment news.
Jack Valenti has been awarded a two-year contract extension as president of the Motion Picture Assn. of America, keeping him at the helm through January 1996.
Fininvest's Silvio Berlusconi, owner of Italy's third-largest private company, drew closer this week to floating part of his large and diversified empire on the public stock exchange.
Creative Artists Agency, the powerhouse talent agency that recently expanded into advertising, will further magnify its industry clout in its new advisory capacity to one of Hollywood's major foreign…
Paramount Pictures' romantic drama "Intersection," starring Richard Gere, Sharon Stone, Lolita Davidovich and Martin Landau, began principal photography March 22. Directed by Mark Rydell, the film…