Producer David Brooks is prepping a slate of telefilms even as he looks to set a new deal to supplant his expiring 18-month relationship with Citadel Entertainment.
Mike Nichols, Dick Van Dyke and Elaine May took top honors at the eighth annual American Comedy Awards Sunday night at the Shrine Auditorium -- although the recent deaths of comedy veterans John…
If CBS' latest plan is successful, David Letterman will be dominating more than the latenight talkshow wars. CBS announced Monday it would be feeding Letterman's nightly "Late Show" Top 10 List to…
NBC will air the HBO movie “And the Band Played On” March 28. Based on the book by the late Randy Shilts, the production will be edited to two hours for its network broadcast. * * * Fox Broadcasting…
The late disc jockey Lonnie Johnson Jr. worked for KGFJ. His obituary Friday listed an incorrect station. * * * Director Jim Sheridan is not scheduled to be a presenter at the Oscars, contrary to an…
KCOP saw its ratings climb over the previous year for its three-hour coverage of the Los Angeles Marathon Sunday morning.
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution is seeking a minimum of $ 125,000 per week, or the hefty sum of roughly $ 200,000 per episode, for the highly hyped off-net sitcom "Seinfeld" in New York, according…
In light of such recent infopike obstacles as Time Warner's announcement of technological glitches in its Full Service Network, many have been sounding the death knell of the info superhighway.
Taipei held fast to its position against allowing foreign investment in Taiwan's thriving cable industry during negotiations with U.S. trade officials last week.
And now, back to our regularly scheduled programs ... With the Winter Olympics finally over, the network schedule returned to seminormal, though some sweeps stunts remained.
French pay TV giant Canal Plus strengthened its alliance with Germany's powerful Bertelsmann group by announcing plans to develop joint pay TV technology in Europe.