Formal negotiations for rights to the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta will be held in July, following informal discussions that will start shortly to detail the process for potential bidders.
Arbitron has settled the latest sweeps controversy (Daily Variety, March 1) by prohibiting KNBC-TV from counting nearly two hours of President Clinton's State of the Union Address and the Republican…
Rue returns! Golden Girl McClanahan is back as "Mother of the Bride," No. 3 in a series of goofy-gooey CBS vidpix about the matriarch of a dysfunctional family. Her "Golden Girls" fans may this time…
DIC Animation City has picked up animation rights to the hit video game "Double Dragon" and plans to produce 13 half-hours for syndication this fall that will be distributed as part of "Amazin'…
KCBS-TV has opted to pull All American TV's "Family Feud" from access on March 15 to make room for Genesis Entertainment's "Real Stories of the Highway Patrol."
New USA Cable series "Matrix" has many familiar plot elements, combining into an action-fantasy concept distantly related to "Quantum Leap" but without that show's imagination.
Raul Julia is the latest celebrity addition to the cast of presenters for the 65th annual Academy Awards. This will be the first Oscarcast appearance for Julia, who is currently reprising his role as…
Intl. Family Entertainment moved yesterday to put its imprimatur on newly acquired MTM Entertainment, announcing a major management shakeup that has sent MTM topper Robert Klosterman packing.
A FORMER COLLEAGUE RECENTLY SENT a note saying, in essence, that society is going to hell in a handbasket and that our rampantly violent society will increasingly point fingers at violent television…
Guest: Elizabeth Taylor.
"Beethoven,""Mountain Gorilla" and NBC's "Sisters" were among the 24 honorees Sunday during the seventh annual Genesis Awards at the Century Plaza Hotel.