Holiday offerings from the major studios continued to put the bite on independent and specialty fare during the Thanksgiving weekend, but October Films' "The War Room," Miramax's "Farewell My…
NBC has confirmed plans to shuffle its Tuesday lineup and to give the Emmy-winning drama "Homicide: Life on the Street" a four-week run to see if it can carry "L.A. Law's" ratings caseload, both…
Should phone companies be regarded as friend or foe? That's the question dogging midsize cable companies and causing unexpected tension on the eve of the 26th annual Western Cable Show, which opens…
In an effort to boost the show's sampling, NBC will air Paramount's "The Mommies" three times the week of Dec. 6 -- at 8:30 p.m. Monday and Thursday in place of "Blossom" and "Wings" as well as in…
The producers of “Bruce Brown’s The Endless Summer II” are Ron Moler and Roger Riddell. Moler’s name was omitted from a Nov. 19 story about the project.
Asexpected, Christian Slater has been set to replace the late River Phoenix in the role of the interviewer in Geffen Pictures' upcoming fang film "Interview With the Vampire," the company announced…
France's stock market watchdog launched an official investigation Friday into the recent dramatic price movements of Euro Disney shares.
The son of filmmaker Sydney Pollack was one of two student pilots killed when a single-engine training plane crashed into an apartment building Friday.
Billing itself as "C-Span with an attitude," a new 24-hour cable/satellite public affairs channel called National Empowerment Television preems from Washington Dec. 6.
Responding to the increased popularity of children's music, former Sony Video Software exec and entertainment industry publicity veteran Pamela Landesberg-Benjamin has started the first independent…
MCA TV Advertiser Sales has named Josephine Prestianni veepee and Alberta Drumm account exec, with both based out of the wing’s New York headquarters. Prestianni joins MCA from All American TV, where…