The Russian and Welsh partners who produced the Emmy-winning "Shakespeare -- The Animated Tales" are teaming up again to make a multimillion-dollar animation series based on the Bible.
Acting FCC chairman James Quello said Tuesday he's reassessing a plan to allow telephone companies in cities of up to 10,000 people to provide cable TV service.
Veteran publicist Bob Werden begins his 14th year as Academy Awards publicity coordinator. Werden began his Oscar show association with the 41st and 42nd Awards in 1969 and 1970. He returned to the…
Orion Home Video will be the sole distributor of Orion and Fox Lorber Home Video product, contrary to what was printed in Tuesday’s story. “Night and Day” and “Palombella Rossa,” which will be…
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
NBC, encouraged by the success of three initial entries in the "Moment of Truth" telefilm franchise, has ordered a total of eight more movies from O'Hara-Horowitz Prods. under that thematic umbrella…
Bell Atlantic chieftain Raymond Smith said Tuesday the TV business will have "stupendous" growth over the next decade, and that Hollywood will be a chief beneficiary of the explosion in video choices.
Home Shopping Network Inc. and Black Entertainment Television have agreed to consider developing shop-at-home programming for BET.
After two disastrous outings, ABC reportedly will bench "The Paula Poundstone Show" for the three weeks remaining in the November sweeps.
Yorkshire Tyne Tees TV always looked a good bet to be the first ITV station to crack under the commercial pressures of the web's new regime, and so it has proved.
On the next "Oprah Winfrey Show": Sweeps rip-offs. In a return to its old practices, KABC-TV Monday launched a special five-part news series on the reigning talkshow queen during its 4 p.m. news -- a…