The Tower, with security computer CAS, billed as the best in the world, looks like a refugee from "Things to Come," but CAS springs from a more primitive work. The impressive look of the special…
Peter Jankowski has been promoted to head current programming at Universal TV , filling the void left by the departure of Garrett S. Hart, who is expected to be named president of Paramount Network…
Maybe it was just a reaction to the summer heat, but the wacky Charlie Sheen-Emilio Estevez 1990 comedy "Men at Work" toiled its way into the No. 3 spot during the week ended Aug. 1, according to the…
Ted Turner's planned new cable network, Turner Classic Movies, has bought exclusive rights to 300 Paramount theatrical pictures made between 1948 and the mid-'80s.
The revolutionary troika formed between Major League Baseball, ABC and NBC has a new sales chief.
Overseas results of "The Fugitive" will be included in Warner Bros.' year-end international box office total, contrary to what was reported Wednesday. "The Nanny" and "South of Sunset" are the two…
Discovery Communications will begin field tests this fall in eight markets of Your Choice TV, the new pay-per-view technology that allows consumers to call up both cable and network TV programs they…
With much speculation that a fifth TV network will spring from the merger of QVC Network and the Home Shopping Network, some savvy investors are cleaning up whether the new web appears or not.
CBS has grabbed the Aug. 2-8 primetime Nielsens week in household numbers, breaking ABC's two-week hold on the top spot, though ABC remained far ahead among young-adult audiences.
YM, a magazine for young women, and Colossal Pictures, a design and production company turning out cable shows, are teaming up to produce "YM/TV," which will present an irreverent look at lifestyle…
Whoopi Goldberg, Martin Lawrence and Fox Broadcasting's "In Living Color" each captured two awards at the first "Soul Train Comedy Awards," which will air during an Aug. 16-22 firstrun syndication…