Columbia Pictures TV Distribution announced Monday that it will syndicate "The Newz," the latenight strip from former Viacom firstrun prez Michael Gerber and producer James McNamara, as well as the…
Pope John Paul attacked television as a major threat to family life Monday, saying it glorified sex and violence and wrecklessly spread false values.
The closely watched awards duel between Steven Spielberg and Jane Campion and their ballyhooed pix revved up Monday as the Directors Guild of America nominated both helmers along with three others…
James E. Gentilcore has been upped to prexy of Turner Broadcasting System’s entertainment film and tape services. Gentilcore will oversee the distrib of broadcast material to Turner’s own network as…
Green Oaks 8 Theatre's Bill Fairchild was named winner of the NATO/ShoWest Customer Service Award, which will be presented at the Reynolds & Reynolds breakfast March 10 at Bally's Hotel and Casino…
On the 10th anniversary of his Sundance Institute's involvement in the film festival here devoted to American independent cinema, Robert Redford expressed certainty that technological innovations and…
LMNO Prods. and CBS Entertainment Prods. will produce a one-hour special/reality series pilot, "Beyond Belief," that would serve as a possible companion for LMNO's reality hour, "How'd They Do That?"
Twentieth Century Fox's international marketing department, in a structural change, has combined publicity and promotion.
With last Monday's deadly earthquake still at the front of most people's minds, it wasn't surprising that it was one of the hottest topics backstage in the press rooms set up for the presenters and…
Broadcast network execs have done an about-face and tentatively agreed to use an independent monitor to assess the violence content in programming.
Showbiz attorney Jeffrey L. Shumway has been named a partner of the Beverly Hills firm Rosenfeld, Meyer & Susman.