TV stations are about to get bombarded with pitches for the latest syndicated theatrical movie packages from Paramount, Columbia and Universal. But these hard-sell maneuvers by the major studios will…
A Nashville producer has launched film and TV production companies and opened Tennessee's first soundstages, with a goal of making Music City a film industry center.
Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan brings his revitalization pitch to the Hollywood Radio & Television Society Thursday, marking the new mayor's first speech to an industry group.
After three years of false starts, the Greek government unexpectedly announced that it had chosen the stations to which it will award television licenses.
Add two names to the list of prospective buyers for KMPC-AM. Former KABC-TV bosses John Severino and Tom Van Amburg, operating as SeVan Broadcasting, have made a $ 20 million-plus bid for the…
Veteran talkshow producer Bonnie Kaplan has temporarily taken over the reins of Twentieth TV's "Bertice Berry Show."
ABC's "Monday Night Football" is saying goodbye to country and hello to rock , rap and soul. "Monday Night Football" is dumping its three-year opening, featuring Hank Williams Jr. twanging away to…
Ratings continued strong in daytime during the July 26-30 Nielsen period while ABC kept up the pace in fringe dayparts, winning both the latenight and early-morning races.
CBS rallied to tie ABC for top honors in the July sweeps, as the Big Three networks -- lacking the boost of last summer's Barcelona Olympics -- exhibited an 8% decline vs. the same period in 1992.
Alliance Communications Corp., Canada's largest independent film and TV producer, went public Thursday. The Toronto-based company raised around $ C23.5 million ($ 18.2 million), which will be used to…
Bob Newhart has gotten another call -- this one from CBS. His Paramount sitcom "Bob" reportedly will slide into the network's Friday night fall lineup behind the TriStar TV comedy "Good Advice."