ASCAP will begin processing songwriter and publisher royalties from the sale of new digital technologies, ASCAP prez Morton Gould announced Friday.
Daniel Melnick's IndieProd Co. has clinched a four-year production and distribution pact with TriStar Pictures and Japan Satellite Broadcasting, valued at around $ 350 million.
Ending three weeks of highly publicized confusion over her stance, Barbra Streisand Friday night emphatically joined those boycotting Colorado.
NBC will expand its test of the morning show "Talk With Dr. David Viscott" to affiliate KRON-TV in San Francisco starting today for the next month. The one-hour program will air at noon, pre-empting…
"Good Morning America" claimed another weekly win for the Nov. 30 to Dec. 4 Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings survey, while "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" equaled its strong performance of the…
William Morris agent Jonathan J. Sheinberg and three others have settled SEC charges that they violated securities laws related to insider trading in the 1990 acquisition of MCA Inc. by Matsushita…
Fox Inc. confirmed yesterday that "In Living Color" exec producer-creator Keenen Ivory Wayans will leave the show effective today, terminating an exclusive overall TV and feature pact with the…
Former MTV host Martha Quinn, author/commentator Barbara Howar and Variety staff writer Charles Fleming will join host Pat Sajak on the year-end TV special "Variety Reviews '92," syndicated by Turner…
The New York plans for Tony Kushner's "Angels in America" got a big shake-up this week, with the play taking flight from the New York Shakespeare Festival's Public Theater and landing at the Walter…
After many delays and approaching a year-end deadline, ground was finally broken downtown yesterday on the innovative Walt Disney Concert Hall, designed by acclaimed architect Frank Gehry.
With "Cheers" destined to end its run after this season, NBC reportedly is mulling a near-term shift of "Seinfeld" to Thursday, trying to boost the Castle Rock Entertainment comedy as a potential…