The Federal Communications Commission has granted Nynex's New York Telephone Co. permission to conduct a one-year "video dialtone" trial in Manhattan over fiber optic phone lines.
Cineplex Odeon Corp.'s fortunes could be dramatically boosted by this summer's lineup.
NBA Finals, game one 16.8/29 NBC roared out of the starting gate with Wednesday's opener, representing a 24% increase over the first game in last year's Chicago-Portland series. The box score…
ABC had another good week in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for May 31 to June 4, winning in early morning and late night while again finishing within a tenth of CBS in the daytime derby.
The entertainment industry should take a leadership role in combating television violence by refusing to work on shows that glorify violence, delegates were told at a "Prime Time/Crime Time" seminar…
The Federal Communications Commission seeks congressional blessing for its plan to delay rollbacks on cable rates until Oct. 1.
Columbia Pictures has acquired the script-in-progress "Burnout" for director John Singleton and producer Michael Cieply, sources said Thursday.
A sizable number of syndicated strip shows were left licking their wounds during the week ended May 30 in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings , which overlaps with the final three days…
Tommy Lee Jones is set to star opposite Jeff Bridges in MGM's "Blown Away," scheduled to begin principal photography Aug. 18. Additionally, negotiations are under way with Cuba Gooding Jr. for a…
Fox's News Division has bought $ 1 million worth of editing equipment from Avid Technology Inc. The unit, which is a part of News Corp., bought 10 Media Composer digital non-linear editing systems…
As one of the youngest exex moving up the creative ladder at Warner Bros. Pictures, 28-year-old Tom Lassally was named senior VP of production Thursday, where he will continue to answer to worldwide…