This fall Clint Black, Carly Simon, Los Lobos, Glenn Frey, Delfeayo Marsalis and even David Cassidy will boldly go where the likes of Nelson Riddle, Duane Eddy and Lalo Schifrin have gone before.
The FCC recently went on record opposing the proposed settlement of an antitrust lawsuit against top U.S. cable companies accused of trying to thwart competition in the direct broadcast satellite…
Black Entertainment Television is considering jumping on the anti-TV violence bandwagon by banning all depictions of gun usage in musicvideos during September.
Shari Lewis and Paragon Entertainment are hoping 1994 will be the year of Lamp Chop, with two series in development for CBS' Saturday morning lineup and talk of a feature, spurred by the popular PBS…
Roseanne Arnold has given new meaning to the concept of writing by the numbers. Arnold, star of the high-rated Carsey-Werner Co. sitcom "Roseanne," issued numbered T-shirts to each of the show's 19…
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. reported that its fiscal '93 profit soared 57%, bolstered by strong showings from its TV, newspaper and magazine units, which more than offset the lackluster performance…
Republic Pictures Prods., fresh off a recapitalization of the company, is pressing forward with a TV movie slate that includes two projects in production, a third on order and eight more in active…
Australia's TV industry has a new code of practice that gives stations more advertising freedom but stricter film classifications.
"The Building" appears to be attracting young tenants. Its Aug. 20 debut produced household ratings significantly stronger than either its lead-in or lead-out, meaning that is was an "appointment…
TV fall schedules are being trotted out by Germany's webs thick and fast against the background of the IFA (Consumer Electronics Exhibition). Germany's two leading private webs, RTL and SAT 1, did…
CapCities/ABC and Hearst Corp. have lined up four more deals with cable systems for carriage of their owned-and-operated stations linked to the launch of second basic cable service ESPN2.