While pop culture historians may be scratching their heads a hundred years from now over the meaning of the almost inexplicable popularity of such bands as Duran Duran, Culture Club and Huey Lewis…
One day after Warner Bros. TV named Steve Pearlman chief of drama development, sources say the studio's No. 2 drama exec, David Zucker, has resigned.
The Dutch government is planning to hand down guidelines that TV journalists in this country fear could restrict their rights to investigate breaking news stories.
With the impending arrival of digital TV standards (also known as Advanced Television Systems, or ATV), the two-channel stereo television infrastructure is about to come tumbling down.
"Even gameshows are using Dolby Surround Sound these days," states Re-Recording mixer Robert Appere.
Actor Mystro Clark has caught boogie fever. He's picking up the baton as the new host of "Soul Train," the syndicated weekly dance show that's hustling, bumping, grinding and freakin' into its 26th…
The husband-wife team of Cy Chermak and Francine Carroll have acquired the TV rights to "The Vicki Park Story," based on the true story of an Alabama housewife who created her own special nonfat diet…
Maybe they should change the name to "Step by Step by Step by Step."
The influx of new syndie competition in latenight that began with the much-hyped Aug. 4 debut of "Vibe" and "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show" hasn't dented the ratings of the established players in the…
Powerhouse French broadcaster TF1 is setting up a permanent office in L.A. to strengthen its ties with Hollywood in the film and TV businesses.
In yet another wave of international channel development, two Hollywood studios, Sony and Universal, announced launches of channels abroad Wednesday --- and both programmers have action-adventure as…