Cable exex gathering in San Francisco for the National Cable Television Assoc.'s Cable '93 convention at the Moscone Convention Center June 6-9 have spent the last year fretting over congressional…
Director John Singleton will receive the 11th annual Upton Sinclair Award June 9 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, the sponsoring Liberty Hill Foundation announced. Harry Shearer and IRS/Pangea recording…
Together Again Prods. has signed an agreement with Tyco-Viewmaster to produce up to seven additional videos for the "Kidsongs" video series.
Viacom Enterprises has acquired the worldwide licensing rights to the classic TV series "The Dick Van Dyke Show."
John Miller has had his responsibilities shuffled at NBC Entertainment, giving up supervision of daytime programs while overseeing a new area, event programming, reporting to entertainment prez…
Twentieth TV will yank "Studs" from syndication this fall, but the distributor reportedly is shopping the strip to young-skewing cable webs such as MTV and VH-1. If one of the cablers opts to pick up…
Azusa city hall is scrambling to find Hollywood producers with some juice -- preferably dynamite -- to film the demolition of the 12-building, 106-unit Balboa Apartments complex.
The Center for Population Options is accepting entries for its 1993 Nancy Susan Reynolds Awards.
Jay Thomas, disc jockey and co-star of CBS' "Hearts Afire," has sued radio station KPWR for breach of contract, alleging he was fired without notice or the chance to correct problems.
Score a big one for private broadcasters, zero for the pubcasters. In a special vote of the government body KEF (Commission for Financial Needs of Public Broadcasting), a motion to allow pubcasters…
ABC says it will join CBS and NBC in trying to get cable systems to pay cash for carrying signals of the eight TV stations the Alphabet Web owns.