An apparently spontaneous $ 100,000 donation by Mike Love and Bruce Johnston of the Beach Boys proved to be the highlight of the Los Angeles-based Earth Communications Office's awards program Monday.
Harmony Gold has acquired continental European distribution rights to the CBS series "Walker, Texas Ranger," excluding such territories as the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth of Independent States…
The FCC Tuesday granted cable TV companies with fewer than 1,000 subscribers a delay in the effective date of new rate regulation rules. But the agency said the new rules will become effective Sept…
After three anemic years, Hollywood's talent markets could get a booster shot from the planned stepped-up production output of MGM/UA.
"Being at Home With Claude" is distributed by Strand Releasing. The wrong distrib was listed in Monday's B.O. report on limited releases.
Final judging for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be held in all-day sessions Saturday and Sunday at the BevHilton Hotel. More than 800 panelists will participate in the peer-group judging.
CBS has confirmed the replacement of "Hearts Afire" with "Bob" in its Friday lineup, as reported (Daily Variety, Aug. 6), and will premiere its 9-11 p.m. Friday shows on Oct. 22, opposite NBC's intro…
A battle is brewing for Mexico's booming video rental market as U.S. marauder Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. tries to move in on entrenched local power Grupo Video Visa.
'Big Wave Dave's' debut 11.0 rating/19 share The CBS sitcom premiered to big numbers in its post-"Murphy Brown" timeslot, helping lead CBS to win the week in primetime Nielsens. Ratings story, page 7.
Republic Pictures Corp. recorded net income of $ 255,000 (4 cents per share) on revenues of $ 22,686,000 for the second quarter, ended June 30.