CBS could announce as early as today that it has set the Ed Sullivan Theatre as the home of the David Letterman program when the comedian/host moves to the network later this year.
A dramatization of stories from the Oakland shake in October '89, showing what happened to people involved in the collapse of the two-level freeway at rush hour, wisely goes for the human element. As…
Broadcast management veteran Anthony Cassara has been appointed president of the Paramount Stations Group, reporting to Paramount Domestic Television prexy Steve Goldman.
The media in general has done a terrible job covering the so-called New Age movement. Journalists have too often ignored the entire area -- in spite of the popularity of many of its ideas -- or dealt…
Lorimar TV and Sony Pictures Entertainment divisions Columbia Pictures TV and TriStar TV appear to be the most prolific suppliers of prime time pilots for next fall, according to an early roster of…
Despite being inspired by a true story, the scripting and story line in "Between Love and Hate" seem implausible. But while things start out bad in this rather predictable TV movie about seduction…
Tom Hanks joins the list of presenters for the 65th annual Academy Awards show March 29. This marks the fourth time as presenter for Hanks, who received a leading actor nomination in 1988 for his…
Australia TV Intl. (ATVI), Australia's first international satellite-delivered programming service, officially began beaming to 15 Asian countries Wednesday.
NBC brings another of its dependable Perry Mason entries to market in yet another puzzle designed to baffle viewers. Vital evidence is dismayingly withheld, characters are props for the action, and…
Veteran directors Gene Reynolds and John Rich have been chosen to receive the Directors Guild of America's Robert B. Aldrich award, the guild's highest honor.
The news was good for Paramount and not-so-good for Warner Bros.' new firstrun hours in national Nielsen syndication standings for the week ending Feb. 7, roughly corresponding to the start of the…