Chairman Reed Hundt used his debut meeting at the Federal Communications Commission Monday to announce formation of a new cable TV enforcement division, and the FCC also asked 35 cable operators to…
Producer Stan Rogow -- who moved from NBC Prods. to Paramount in February 1992 as one of then-chairman Brandon Tartikoff's first signings -- has inked a new two-year exclusive deal with Paramount…
The first fruits of the joint venture between Rolling Stone magazine and Fox TV airs tonight in an hourlong recap of the year's best moments in music, film and TV.
Alliance Communications has inked deals to develop telepix for ABC and NBC, the former featuring the directing debut of actor Steve Guttenberg.
Beau Bridges, Mariel Hemingway and Sinbad will host the CableAce Awards at the Pantages Theatre Jan. 16. Turner Network Television cablecasts live at 6 p.m. * * * Members of the National Education…
Sparks may fly on Capitol Hill Thursday at a hearing on the subject of media megamergers in which both QVC topper Barry Diller and Tele-Communications Inc. chieftain John Malone will testify.
Producers Neal Marlens & Carol Black are giving up their day-to-day role on Disney TV's "These Friends of Mine," a midseason ABC sitcom starring comic Ellen DeGeneres.
Jesse James, Billy the Kid, Belle Starr and the Wild Bunch ride again -- sort of -- as writer Tom McMahon sets about deflating Old West legends with the assistance of writers, historians…
Based on a true story, "Mercy Mission: The Rescue of Flight 771" details the roller-coaster emotional tale of a pilot who embarks on a four-day trip from S.F. to New Zealand in a rickety Cessna only…
The audio-visual issue remained a potential deal-wrecker Sunday as fractious world trade talks in Geneva entered their crucial last hours, and President Clinton telephoned several European leaders in…
The fledgling Paramount Network has signed Renaissance Communications' WDZL-TV in Miami as an affiliate -- fueling the increasingly bitter competition between that venture and a proposed rival Warner…