Jane Lipstone

  • TV



CBS has grabbed the Aug. 2-8 primetime Nielsens week in household numbers, breaking ABC's two-week hold on the top spot, though ABC remained far ahead among young-adult audiences.

Voci upped at CBS


Joe Voci has been named VP, current comedy/director, comedy development, at CBS Entertainment, reporting to veeps of current programs and comedy development Maddy Horne and Tim Flack, respectively.

B.O. highlights


Fox’s “Rising Sun” debuted in the top slot with $ 15.5 million. o “In the Line of Fire” ($ 8.1 mil) clung to second. o Closely bunched in third through sixth place: “Free Willy” ($ 6.9 mil), freshman…

  • Biz

Agent, manager collide


Tom Ross, the head of Creative Artists Agency's music department, has filed a multimillion-dollar suit against his former business manager Craig Wald, alleging that the man illegally invested and…