Recently named GGP prez Bob Horowitz has appointed Hillary Mandel as head of sales for the San Francisco-based GGP production/syndication company. Mandel will fill the spot that was left vacant by…
Lorimar TV remains the 800-pound gorilla of prime time, with 13 series set for next fall on the three networks and Fox Broadcasting Co., even as network in-house production continues to squeeze…
If no news is good news, what sort of news is too much news?
As the behemoth production "Last Action Hero" barrels toward its June 18 release, Columbia Pictures chairman Mark Canton abruptly placed in turnaround late Tuesday a project that seemed a sure bet -…
Barbara Zipperman has been named VP of business/legal affairs at Interscope Communications, a new position.
The morning news wars will heat up this summer when KTTV and KTLA enter the 6 -7 a.m. fray alongside the three Los Angeles network stations.
Joe Toplyn and Ron Richards, former staff writers on "Late Night With David Letterman" and "The Tonight Show," have been hired as senior writers for Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "The Chevy Chase Show." The…
Reginald G. Harpur has been named VP, senior financial officer, worldwide film production and TV distribution at WB worldwide filmed entertainment. He joins WB from accounting firm Ernst & Young…
A federal court Tuesday denied Time Warner's bid to delay the effective date of new rules requiring cable operators to carry most local TV stations.
Fox Broadcasting Co., preaching patience with new series, said it will still extend 13-episode orders to most of its new series, bucking the move by some of the full-grown webs to short-order their…
Samuel Goldwyn Co. posted a net profit of $ 1 million (18 cents a share) for the fiscal year ended March 31. That compares to a $ 3.1 million net loss (57 cents) in fiscal 1992.