In the wake of talkshow host Michael Jackson's ouster last week from his longtime weekday morning post at KABC, the station's prexy and G.M., Maureen Lesourd, reportedly was thrown off-guard…
TNT has set a 10:30 p.m. Aug. 7 launch date for "Rough Cut," a weekly half-hour magazine series devoted to insider news and discussion about the film industry.
Chinese Television Network (CTN) has launched what it believes to be the first 24-hour Chinese cable channel in North America.
With the breach-of-contract case against John Travolta headed for trial July 14, lawyers are again asking that perennial Hollywood question: "When's a deal a deal?"
Former "Seinfeld" scribe Carol Leifer has prevailed in a lawsuit that accused her of lifting an idea from a short film for the subplot of an episode of the hit NBC sitcom.
In his first public statement following the takeover of the territory by China, Secretary for Broadcasting Chau Tak-hay announced that the Hong Kong government will undertake a major study of…
Andrew Varela will launch a new Los Angeles-based division of Western Intl. Media called Western Product Placement.
Betsy Frank, for many years a top Madison Avenue network TV analyst whose predictions are given wide play in the press, has accepted an offer from MTV Networks to fill the newly created post of VP of…
Charles Kuralt, a veteran of CBS News who covered hard-news stories but was happiest spinning his tales of offbeat Americans in out-of-the-way places, died Friday at age 62.