Edgar Scherick is among a handful of producers vying for the rights to produce a TV movie about figure skating gold medalist Oksana Baiul for CBS. Contrary to what was reported Monday, a final…
With "Schindler's List" and "The Piano" predictably nabbing the premier Writers Guild of America awards Sunday night (Daily Variety, March 14), guests at the A-list bash had to find their fun in the…
Total TV advertising revenue jumped 9.6% to $ A1.8 billion ($ 1.35 billion) in fiscal 1992-93, according to a report from the Australian Broadcasting Authority.
The fourth annual Variety/Wertheim Schroder "The Big Picture" conference will be April 12 at New York's Pierre Hotel.
Finola Hughes is joining the regular cast of the NBC series"Blossom," which will begin its fourth season in the fall.
The specter of the TV station that never was has returned to haunt the U.K. TV biz -- and several major international players are lining up for a piece of the action. That's true even though informed…
The Federal Court of Australia dismissed a challenge by a consortium of companies, including News Corp., to U.S.-backed companies getting Australia's first two satellite pay TV licenses.
The favorites won at Sunday night's 46th annual Writers Guild of America awards, as the film writing nods went to Jane Campion for Miramax's "The Piano" and Steven Zaillian for Universal's…
Ex-President George Bush is scheduled as the featured speaker for the 13th annual Video Software Dealers Assn. convention July 24-27 in Las Vegas. The theme for this year's confab is “Taking Care of…
Culminating weeks of rumors, KNBC-TV general manager Reed Manville abruptly resigned Friday. NBC O&O president and network daytime head John Rohrbeck, who is taking over the top station job…