Network revenues for ABC, CBS and NBC fell 15.5% in the third quarter to $ 1.51 billion compared with the period a year ago.
Grundy Intl. Distribution, the program sales arm of Grundy Worldwide, has sold one of its TV series to China for the first time -- the police drama series "Bellamy" to regional broadcaster Shanghai…
Teri Garr and Sam Elliot star in a telepic about a P.I. who enlists the help of a cop to aid her in a routine surveillance case that turns up a bigger mystery. The real mystery: Why was this telefilm…
Student films from seven schools will be screened from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at the Directors Guild of America. Institutions represented are the American Film Institute, USC, UCLA, Art…
British terrestrial television broadcasters are bracing themselves for a roller-coaster stock market when broadcasting minister Peter Brooke announces his plans for media ownership rules.
After eight years at KNBC-TV, 4 p.m. co-anchor Linda Alvarez is heading over the hill to rival KCBS-TV as the station's 6 a.m. and noon news anchor.
The U.S. Dept. of Justice and the FCC this week filed a joint legal brief asking an appellate court to overturn a judge's ruling allowing telephone company giant Bell Atlantic to provide cable TV…
MOR Music TV Inc., a Florida-based cable programmer, will launch six new music channels, combining videos, merchandise and a pay-per-view outlet, to offer viewers the latest in popular music and…
Tracey Ullman's latest spec, made in England with a British cast, makes much of British humor without raising as many Yank laughs as the comedian did in October's "Tracey Ullman Takes on New York."…
NBC has confirmed plans for the first primetime special featuring the much-lampooned PBS preschool dino Barney (Daily Variety, Oct. 11).
Parker Stevenson stars in this sci-fi mystery about a man whose life is disrupted due to his claims that he is periodically kidnapped and subjected to medical experiments by aliens. "Official Denial"…