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.

  • 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…

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…