KCOP will cut its 10-11 p.m. "Real News" to a half-hour and eliminate its weekend newscasts next month, but the indie is kicking around several ideas for a topical 10:30 p.m. news-oriented show that…
"The Fugitive,""Jurassic Park,""Menace II Society,""Philadelphia" and "Schindler's List" are the contenders for best movie at the 1994 MTV Movie Awards, to be held June 4 in Los Angeles. Nominations…
David Hasselhoff, the star of "Baywatch," has inked a multiyear, multiproject deal with All American TV to continue to star in the hit show beyond the 1995-96 season and to develop another drama…
Joseph Kovacs, one of the founders of 13-year-old All American Television who took the company public in 1985, has ankled as distribution president.
Turner Broadcasting System's attempt to purchase the Home Shopping Network is on hold. According to industry sources, Time Warner, a major shareholder in Turner with home shopping ambitions of its…
Geraldo Rivera hasn't taped his syndicated talkshow in Los Angeles for five years. So why is he now scheduled to do a week's worth of rare remote live programs for the market in early May?
Two of the European continent's key distributors -- Germany's Beta Television and Italy's RAI -- unveiled their upcoming product for packed audiences of potential buyers Saturday during the 31st…
ValueVision has put on ice its planned buyout of National Media, the nation's largest infomercial maker. This was the first media merger to be whipsawed by 1994's interest rate-inspired bear market.
Filmed in Georgia by Anasazi Prods. in association with the Walt Disney Co. Executive producer, Robert Benedetti; producer, Cleve Landsberg; co-producer, Peter Stelzer; director, Joan Tewkesbury…
Turner Prods. and French pay TV giant Canal Plus have officially announced they are co-producing the six-part documentary "The Native Americans," which will premiere on TBS Superstation in October.