The first tipoff that the new Nickelodeon Animation Studios in Burbank, Calif., isn't exactly your typical production facility is the nine-hole, animator-designed miniature golf course on the…
Federal Communications Commission staffers are recommending a one-year delay before TV set makers are required to put V chip-equipped sets on retail shelves.
Sweden, Italy and the U.K. walked off with the Gold Nymphs at the 38th Monte Carlo Television Festival (Feb. 19 26).
In exchange for NBC affiliates' helping the network pay the tab on the $13-million-an-episode "ER," stations could get an additional 30-second local spot in "ER" in addition to 90 seconds in another…
In a long-awaited announcement, Paramount Pictures has confirmed the creation of a specialty film division to be headed by Ruth Vitale and David Dinerstein.
Showing further signs of ambition, German distribution house Kinowelt has picked up two new Summit titles: Gregg Araki's "Splendor" and Roger Kumble's "Cruel Inventions."
It's getting better all the time. Jackie Goldberg, a former schoolteacher who now sits on the Los Angeles City Council, wagged a finger at Hollywood a year ago and declared the run-down district…
European Union TV companies and advertisers are up in arms about plans for a pan-European television convention, which they believe will restrict their freedom to broadcast programs and ads in non-EU…
The Writers Guild of America will hold informational meetings Tuesday and Thursday in New York and Los Angeles for members interested in upcoming contract talks.
Matthew Perry is in talks to topline the Outlaw Prods./Warner Bros. comedy "Three to Tango," according to sources close to the project.
October Films Intl. has nabbed U.S., Canada, Australia and New Zealand rights to Mike Leigh's untitled film about operetta kingpins Gilbert & Sullivan, which is budgeted in the $20 million range.