With the NBA playoffs and their ratings impact fading immediately into the past, the prime time Nielsens returned to business as usual last week -- CBS won in households, ABC won in adults 18-49 and…
An agreement by the television networks to present viewer advisories warning of programs that contain violence will be unveiled here today at a Capitol Hill press conference,according to an industry…
A House committee voted Tuesday to keep the National Endowment for the Arts alive for two more years, fending off an effort to abolish the agency.
ABC has inked in "The Critic"-- an animated series from James L. Brooks and the producer tandem that's run "The Simpsons" the past two seasons -- as a midseason order for the 1993-94 term.
High school seniors sweating over SAT and college admission tests are the target audience for a pay-per-view special to run a number of times this October and early November.
NBC's weak week 7.6/15 The Peacock Web endured its third-worst average in history as CBS moved into first place in an underwhelming Nielsen week. Story, page 8.
Carlotta Florio has been promoted to veepee of special projects for Columbia Pictures from executive director of special projects.
An hour wait for a seat at a restaurant; hip shops tailored to young, affluent consumers; swarms of people filling the streets, giving the area a festive air; and a seemingly endless number of movie…
"Praying With Anger," directed by M. Night Shyamalan, has been chosen as the winner of the American Film Institute Festival's First Film Competition for American independent filmmakers. The film was…
Producer Steven J. Wolfe said Tuesday that Fairuza Balk will star in writer/director Salome Breziner's "Tollbooth," skedded to start production in the Florida Keys Aug. 3.
Canadian broadcaster Trina McQueen has signed on as VP-general manager of the Discovery Channel in Canada, overseeing efforts to license and establish the specialty TV service.