The Australian Broadcasting Corp.'s plans to launch two pay TV channels have hit a serious hurdle.
By bidding around $ 500,000 Friday, Universal emerged as the winner of the spec script "Finest in the Field," beating Paramount and Warner Bros. to the punch.
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
The terra turned out be less firma than anticipated as Warner Bros. downsized its "On Deadly Ground" to $ 12,679,573 from a Monday estimate of $ 13.6 million. Virtually every studio anticipated a…
Fueled by the interest in the upcoming theatrical release of "The Flintstones ," Turner Home Entertainment is rolling out four new-to-video releases which the company anticipates will be its biggest…
ABC and the Carsey-Werner Co. were apparently in such a hurry to tell the world about their renewal of "Roseanne," they forgot something.
The Walt Disney Co. picked the eve of tonight's Winter Olympics ice skating showdown to confirm its multifaceted agreement with skater Nancy Kerrigan.
Cable operators blasted the FCC's 3-0 decision Tuesday to cut cable TV rates another 7% -- on top of last year's 10% cut -- saying such action would further slow growth in the industry.
MCA TV Tuesday greenlighted production on two new firstrun syndicated strips: Brandon Tartikoff's satirical latenight series "Last Call" and daytime talker "The Suzanne Somers Show."
NBC will shuffle its Tuesday comedy block again next month, moving the Disney sitcom "The Good Life" to 8 p.m. and bringing back Castle Rock's "The Second Half" to round out the hour.
Steven Spielberg will be honored with a special tribute on the 20th annual “People’s Choice Awards” telecast, to air March 8 on CBS. Three Spielberg pix –“Jaws,””Raiders of the Lost Ark” and “E.T…