Britain's independent TV producers won a final victory yesterday over the ITV web in their battle for the control of program rights.
Viacom Enterprises has joined the first-run fray of syndicators seeking to help stations comply with the Children's TV Act with "Nick News," the weekly half-hour kids newsmagazine hosted by Linda…
The highest-rated Academy Award telecast in 10 years has given ABC the boost it needed to break a string of 17 consecutive second-place weeklong finishes and win the March 29-April 4 prime time…
Domestic Film DAILY
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The Equalizer1Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$40.7M Sony / Columbia 22.26%
The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner2Daily:$1.3M Cumulative:$60.2M Fox 29.30%
The Boxtrolls3Daily:$862,914 Cumulative:$18.9M Focus 17.65%
Legislation that would require health notices on beer and wine ads will seriously hurt local broadcasters and encourage the migration of sports programming to cable TV, National Assn. of Broadcasters…
Tim Buxton, formerly chief operating officer of MTM Entertainment, has been named managing director of Hannibal, the new London-based TV production partnership between Italy's RCS Video and Germany's…
Roseanne and Tom Arnold have signed with the Carsey-Werner Co. to produce the hit ABC sitcom "Roseanne" for a minimum of three more seasons, which would carry TV's top-rated comedy into 1996.
NCAA game 22.2/34 CBS ceded last week to ABC but has taken the first step toward winning current week by dominating Monday with North Carolina-Michigan college-basketball showdown. Game finished 2%…
NEWS ITEM: The latest Roper Organization survey finds that 69% of Americans, the highest percentage yet, view television as their primary source of news and information.
Taping of "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" was delayed about 10 minutes yesterday so security could check the studio due to a bomb threat. Someone claiming to represent an animal-rights group phoned…
Producers William Bickley and Michael Warren have entered into a new long-term exclusive TV development and production deal with Lorimar TV, calling for their Bickley/Warren Prods. to create and…