A woman who has served as a commissioner on the L.A. Board of Animal Regulation for the past seven months resigned Tuesday, charging that the board -- which guards against animal cruelty on movie…
Marty Zeidman is the senior vice president of distribution for Fine Line Features.
Nearly 2 million pirated videocassettes were seized last year by investigators in the anti-piracy office of the Motion Picture Assn. of America. The thefts represent a potential revenue loss to…
Paramount has boosted clearances for the Mark Goodson Prods.' new syndicated version of the gameshow "The Price Is Right" to 91 markets covering 67% of the country, including nine of the top 10.
Actors Alley will perform the James Thurber-Elliott Nugent comedy "The Male Animal" at 8 p.m. Monday at its temporary home, the Little Theatre at L.A. Valley College in Van Nuys, in a Broadway…
The four webs' insistence that the cable and broadcast industries establish separate monitors to assess TV violence "will not serve the public interest," according to Showtime Networks CEO Tony Cox.
In what is likely to be the first of several major changes for cable network VH-1, the musicvideo channel will collaborate on its music programming with sister channel MTV. Both are units of…
New York's NAACP chapters have asked the FCC to deny the license renewal of Fox O&O WNYW-TV, New York, claiming that Fox violated rules barring foreigners from owning more than a 25% stake in a U.S…
The war between media giants Viacom and Tele-Communications Inc. has expanded to their respective rival pay cable networks, Showtime and Encore.
It was a Good Friday and a good holiday week for most syndicated strips, which rebounded from a prolonged post-February sweeps ratings depression in the measurement period ended April 3.
The above-the-line troops at Paramount Pictures were rallied during a reception Wednesday for newly installed Viacom Entertainment Group chairman Jonathan Dolgen.