NBC OFFICIALS, who had never acknowledged previously that the network's shows were locked into time periods, proudly told advertisers in March that only one of its prime time half-hours is spoken for…
It took 40 years, but the late writer Dalton Trumbo, who was blacklisted during the McCarthy era, was finally awarded a posthumous Academy Award for the film "Roman Holiday."
A trio of new stock recommendations sent the shares of Dutch music giant Polygram and Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. upward on Wall Street Tuesday.
New Line Cinema, the company that distributed "The Player," has hired the real Larry Levy as its distribution arm's Western regional manager. The move comes at a time when New Line is about to…
The New York Drama Critics Circle Tuesday named "Millennium Approaches," the first part of Tony Kushner's "Angels in America," as the best play of the 1992- 93 season. The play won the Pulitzer Prize…
Despite a rosy corporate portrait offered by Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. to its shareholders at the company's annual meeting Wednesday, one theme did not ring too distant from last year's…
NBC sweeps average 11.7/20 The Peacock web leads ABC by 0.1 rating point through 12 days of the 28-day May survey. NBC, however, is up 4% compared to last year at this point, while ABC, Fox and CBS…
U.S. West Inc. and Oracle Corp. announced Tuesday they have teamed up to build an information superhighway to the home. This is just the latest regional Bell company to announce it is bringing voice…
Singer Garth Brooks won his third straight entertainer of the year award, the duo Brooks & Dunn earned three trophies and crooner Vince Gill won two at Tuesday night's Academy of Country Music…
Stations in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Francisco Tuesday submitted non-binding bids for off-net episodes of Buena Vista Television's hit sitcom "Home Improvement."
Kurt Cobain, guitarist with the best-selling rock group Nirvana, Tuesday denied published reports that Geffen Records has interfered with the recording of the group's new album.