The E.W. Scripps Co. has become the latest network-affiliated station group to take on the webs. Scripps is launching a full-fledged Hollywood TV and film production company that will create fare to…
Country music Fanfest '94 bows in May at the L.A. County Fairplex in Pomona, featuring performances and personal appearances.
With five weeks remaining in an SRO run of "Phantom of the Opera," members of the Kennedy Center's house orchestra agreed to strike Wednesday over plans by the Center to eliminate certain worker…
News Corp. Ltd. has reached an agreement in principle to acquire Delphi Internet Services Inc., the fifth-largest on-line service in the U.S.
In an otherwise slow week, piano man Billy Joel maintained his hold on the peak of the nation's album sales chart, while upstart rock group Blind Melon continued its march toward the top.
A few days after alleged madam Heidi Fleiss stole the media spotlight from more than a dozen celebrities at the Comedy Hall of Fame taping, inquiring minds want to know: Will she figure into the…
PRODUCTION CHART KEY Abbreviation: SUPR EXP-Supervising executive producer(s); EXP-Executive producer(s); COEXP-Co-executive producer(s); SUPR PROD-Supervising producer(s); PROD-Producer(s)…
Columbia TriStar has appealed Swedish censors' demands that four minutes be cut from "Last Action Hero" in order to make it acceptable for kids' viewing. The company wanted an 11 rating, which would…
In an unprecedented effort to break the grip of major studios and networks over production and distribution, five TV station groups are teaming to produce their own fare under a partnership led by…
Jerry Seinfeld, at one point considered to host this year's Primetime Emmy Awards and a nominee for "Seinfeld," joins the list of presenters for the telecast. Separately, Tyne Daly will host the…
Two months ago, this space ran a column mocking the explosion of fictitious new cable channels by the year 1999.