IT WAS DAY THREE OF JURY DELIBERATIONS in the Rodney G. King civil rights trial and people around town were noticeably edgy. And why not? According to many of the city's news reporting organizations…
Looking to reap a windfall from Hollywood's growing interest in its comic book characters, Marvel Entertainment announced Wednesday that toy creator Avi Arad will oversee development of all animated…
Summer's still a couple months off, but most syndie shows were in the summer doldrums for the week ended April 11.
A Santa Monica Superior Court judge Wednesday ruled that a $ 300 million suit brought against Aaron Spelling, his production company and Fox Broadcasting Co. in a licensing and merchandising dispute…
Showtime and the Zalman King Co. have racked up several international deals for their erotic thriller series, "Red Shoe Diaries."
Leading Dutch indie JE Entertainment has cinched a $ 150 million supply agreement with German commercial broadcaster RTL for the next three years.
In selection of a U.S. high definition TV standard, job creation should remain a secondary consideration behind technical picture quality, FCC member Ervin Duggan said Tuesday.
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable operator, is considering investing about $ 100 million in Carolco Pictures for an equity stake and a unique pay-per-view deal with premiering…
On the heels of two years of uncertainty and hyper-competitiveness, the 1992- 93 primetime Nielsen season has wrapped with a clearly sorted-out slate of winners and losers.
The webs ended the 1992-93 prime time Nielsen season with a whimper, setting an all-time record for lowest weeklong three-network share (55) in the regular season.
French production/distribution company Tele Images has closed format-rights negotiations with partners in Germany and Holland, underlining a continued Euro interest in acquiring rights to adapt TV…