CBS has chased away the Nov. 29-Dec. 5 primetime Nielsens competition with the Hume Cronyn-Jessica Tandy vidpic "To Dance With the White Dog," helping provide the network its seventh win out of 11…
The Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday fined Paramount Communications' KTXH-TV Houston $ 80,000 for violating a law limiting the number of commercials a TV station may air during children's…
The Entertainment Industries Council, which has provided advice to the industry on the depiction of alcohol consumption, smoking and seat belt use, will soon address the issue of violence in the…
CBS, Apple Computer and the New York Times are getting interactive over the Vietnam War. The three companies are jointly producing a CD-ROM software package on the war that will draw on the extensive…
ABC has confirmed a 10 p.m. Wednesday time period, as expected (Daily Variety , Dec. 3), for the Columbia Pictures TV drama "Birdland," beginning Jan. 5.
A screening of “Schindler's List” Thursday at the Cineplex Odeon in Century City benefits the Oskar Schindler Humanities Foundation and the Simon Wiesenthal Center. Steven Spielberg and pic stars are…
GoodTimes Home Video has pacted with NBC Enterprises to release "Late Night With David Letterman." The 10-year agreement will give the homevid company access to all 11 years of the groundbreaking…
Sharon Gless will play twin sisters Betty Gay Wilson and Peggy Joy Lowe in the fact-based CBS movie “Separated by Murder,” which begins production Jan. 24 from the Larry Thompson Organization. The…
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
U.S. television rights for the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan, are expected to be sold next month for more than $ 300 million, a top Olympic official said Tuesday.