MGM Domestic Television Distribution's "In the Heat of the Night" has been renewed in 75 stations for next season, including upgraded time periods on WSVN, Miami; KSCH, Sacramento; WKCF, Orlando…
The Ontario Securities Commission said David Bruce Fingold, Fobasco Ltd. and Slater Industries Inc. have been charged with insider trading in connection with the sale of shares of Cineplex Odeon Corp.
KLSX-FM has belatedly, and perhaps a little begrudgingly, paid KLAX-FM its due by acknowledging the spectacular ascension of the Spanish-language station to the top of the Los Angeles radio ratings…
Atlantis Films and Universal Television are joining forces to bring William Shatner's "Tekwar" novels to the small screen.
Paramount Pictures' "The Temp" received an R rating and 20th Century Fox's "Jack the Bear" received a PG-13 in the 1,252nd ratings bulletin from the Motion Picture Assn. of America's Classification…
Kevin Costner, with help from Whitney Houston, has toppled Paul Hogan from the Aussie B.O. pedestal of highest opening week: "The Bodyguard," playing 127 screens, amassed a mammoth $ A4.36 million ($…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will double-pump its Tuesday lineup with encore airings of "Key West" and "Class of '96" tomorrow and Sunday, respectively, with "Key West" to air at 9 p.m. following "Cops" and…
Directors and screenwriters this week renewed their pitch for legislation requiring film studios to notify consumers if pix are colorized or materially altered.
Dove Audio Inc. and producers Michael Viner and Jerry Leider have sued producer/director Steven Stern and six of his relatives for allegedly transferring Stern's assets so that he could avoid paying…
Toronto indie City-TV has secured additional homes for its programming in the U.S., Asia and Europe.
The chairman of Nostalgia Network Inc. is claiming that a fast food franchisee and three of its officers devised a bizarre scheme to get control of his company.