Sixteen episodes of “Fame” appeared on NBC from January 1982 through August 1983, when it jumped into firstrun production. There were 131 more episodes produced for syndication from fall 1983-87. A…
The 46th edition of the Prix Italia, the prestigious international television festival, will be held in Turin Sept. 14-25 at Fiat's Lingotto factory, an architectural masterpiece dating from 1920 and…
Still another ensemble sets up for business as John Byrum's "Winnetka Road" heaves into view. It's Hollywood's view of Smalltown, USA, and there is plenty of suffering and dry humor to go round. Now…
Carlton Communications Plc. and Granada Group Plc. are set to oppose government rules requiring them to cut their holdings in Britain's commercial TV news network ITN by the end 1994, media sources…
Lancit Media Prods. Ltd. has acquired movie and TV rights to Lois Lowry's 1994 Newbery Medal-winning novel "The Giver."
Preston Beckman has been promoted to senior VP, program planning & scheduling , at NBC Ent., having been VP in that area since July 1991.
This Can't Be Love." This can't be for real.
Richard Licata, the executive behind HBO's publicity campaigns for such Emmy-winning vidpix as "Barbarians at the Gate" and "Stalin," and high-profile projects like "And the Band Played On," has been…
Two telepix, two docus and a TV series were honored Wednesday with Imagen Awards for creating positive media images of Latinos.
Rhino Entertainment, whose record label brought us Gefilte Joe and the Fish and a comprehensive Aretha Franklin collection, now plans to create a film production company that will put Hunter S…