Beginning July 6, UCLA Extension will present "The Anatomy of a Hit: What Makes a Blockbuster Tick." Students will look at current hit films for concept, story structure, character development, point…
A commission formed by the government of the German state of Baden-Wurttemburg has called for a total ban on TV violence. It has demanded a change in regional and federal laws, as well as stations'…
Several recent strategic moves by Paramount suggest the entertainment giant wants to replicate the success of Fox and go after the Big Three, creating a fifth network.
German TV mogul Leo Kirch and veteran Italian producer Ettore Bernabei are banking their very souls on the Bible.
Like their prime time counterparts, the winners in Nielsen's local market May sweeps offered no surprises. Once again, King World's "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" dominated the syndie…
The Writers Guild of America has recently published a guidelines booklet as to what industry practice should be in the hiring of writers for feature films and longform television.
Voices: Martin Mull, Molly Cheek, Zak Huxtable, Cassie Cole, Danny Mann.
TV producer Bill Bracken has been named executive in charge of production for Fox Broadcasting Co.'s upcoming late-night series, "The Chevy Chase Show."
Narration: Janice Tanaka, Michael Shibata, Ken Takemoto, Robert Yamate, Nelson Yamaguchi.
A dubbers' strike threatens to leave Spanish television fans lost for words. About 1,100 dubbers in Madrid and Barcelona have been on strike since May 24 for a uniform national pay scale.
Picking up a Canadian vidpic, telecast last January on CBC, CBS offers a drama addressing the issue of whether a child is telling the truth about her father abusing her or whether she's lying because…