Elliot Shoenman has been tapped to help keep the power flowing on ABC's "Home Improvement," joining creators Matt Williams, David McFadzean and Carmen Finestra as an exec producer on the show next…
HBO will begin production next week on "Guilt or Innocence: The Trial of James Earl Ray," a three-hour special to debut on April 4, the 25th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
It's official. Barry Diller is chairman and chief executive at QVC Network Inc., the leading home-shopping cable channel.
Ratings were up for CBS' National Football Conference championship game Sunday between the San Francisco 49ers and the Dallas Cowboys, according to A.C. Nielsen overnight statistics.
Stars of stage and screen glamorized the 58th annual New York Film Critics Circle dinner Sunday at Rockefeller Center.
Rysher Entertainment has committed to a second syndie season of "Prime Suspect," a homegrown KNBC-TV show that started off in Los Angeles as "Murder One."
Cannell Distribution Co. will roll out "Viper," a new one-hour firstrun drama series created by Stephen Cannell, at next week's National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab.
The self-proclaimed "king of all media" wouldn't mind becoming the king of network late night. He's not sure he'll ever get the chance, but Howard Stern said he's interested in taking a stab at David…
Warner Bros. has renewed a second talker for fall, with the distrib announcing Friday it has picked up "The Jane Whitney Show" for the '93-94 season after securing clearances in 19 of the top 20…
NBC will bench the drama "Reasonable Doubts" during the February sweeps as the web tries a variety of program stunts in an effort to boost its Tuesday lineup.
A writer previously under contract to Universal City Studios has sued the studio for using his work without payment or credit as the basis for the television series "Northern Exposure."