With about a month remaining before a network-set deadline, an estimated 150 persons have agreed to accept Capital Cities/ABC's voluntary buyout program, which was offered to its non-union personnel.
NBC has tapped "Saturday Night Live" exec producer Lorne Michaels to create a new series to fill the hole left by the departure of "Late Night" host David Letterman, whose move to CBS was finally…
Tele-Communications Inc. is reaping enormous benefits from its foray into new technology. The nation's largest MSO saw its stock soar 7.4% yesterday after a presentation to institutional investors…
Federal Communications Commission chairman Al Sikes defended himself Wednesday against claims that he is trying to censor shock jock Howard Stern.
The U.S. motion picture and TV industries have globalized twice as fast as the overall U.S. economy, according to a study expected to be released today by the Commerce Department.
David Letterman read this list on his show last night: The Top 10 reasons why I'm leaving NBC:
The Rank Organisation, Britain's largest leisure and entertainment conglom, yesterday posted disappointing results for the year ended Oct. 31, 1992.
Imagine Films Entertainment renews life this week as a newly scaled-back development and moviemaking company that will be privately held by its founding fathers, Ron Howard and Brian Grazer.
NBC, whose executives were looking for ways to take some attention away from the David Letterman story, announced new sitcom projects in the works with "Cheers' " George Wendt and former "Night…
Broadcasters are urging the Federal Communications Commission to allow them full entry into new technologies such as high-speed data transmission to help pay for the conversion to high definition TV.
The post mortem on Imagine Films Entertainment has begun, with Wall Street exex and entertainment toppers left wondering if a small entertainment firm can, in fact, successfully function as a…