Within the industry, pay-per-view and multiplexing are the wave of the immediate future, Caravan Pictures prexy Joe Roth told a roomful of entertainment lawyers Saturday.
Grundy Worldwide has entered into a joint venture with Telepictures Prods. for the co-production of the international versions of Lorimar/Telepictures' new series "How'd They Do That?" The foreign…
NBC hopes to burn up the ratings track next fall with Paramount Network TV's "Viper," a high-tech action series originally developed at CBS, which ultimately passed on the project.
The president of Reeves Entertainment is seeking to buy the independent production company from its British parent, Thames TV.
A class action lawsuit accuses Turner Broadcasting System Inc. officials of plotting a breakup of the company that would leave minority shareholders out in the cold.
Cannon Pictures may have gotten the boost it needs to secure financing to continue "Walker, Texas Ranger," as the Chuck Norris series blew away the competition with its two-hour CBS premiere…
Chuck Norris debuts as a Lone Star lawman in troubled Cannon TV series (studio's financing failed and production halted at completion of four hours of CBS's 13-hour order). Overinflated two-hour…
The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint against infomercial producer David P. Del Dotto for allegedly misrepresenting numerous features of his company's real estate venture called the…
Premature birth is hardly a unique situation. The complications following it form the basis of this tastefully-told but slow-moving story, based on an autobiographical book written by one of the…
Hollywood's call for the Clinton administration Justice Dept. to support fin-syn-related decrees may have fallen on deaf ears. The Justice Dept. has had a longstanding opposition to the financial…
Sam Beckett will make his last jump May 5, when the Universal TV series "Quantum Leap" airs its last episode.