Kirstie Alley has entered into a multiyear deal with Universal encompassing features and television, with the actress to take up residence on the studio lot.
Rupert Murdoch's bid to buy the New York Post is being opposed by Rainbow Broadcasting, the L.A.-based group of Hispanic broadcasters and business leaders that has tried for more than four years to…
Brown plays Michael Grant, secret government assassin fed up with killing and ready to quit after an assignment handed him by boss Nordlinger (Daniel von Bargan). As usual, he doesn't know what…
Paramount Communications said CINAR Films will produce "The Busy World of Richard Scarry," a new animated TV series based on the works of the best-selling children's author to be sold at MIP-TV.
Like a character out of a Japanese sci-fi flick, sitcom creature Diana Canova returns in "Home Free," a dysfunctional sitcom subpar for ABC's Wednesday night.
Legislation was offered in Congress yesterday that would require tough health warnings be attached to beer and wine commercials, a proposal that drew the wrath of special interest groups ranging from…
CBS has scheduled the Chuck Norris action series "Walker, Texas Ranger" for 10 p.m. Saturdays starting April 24, following a two-hour intro April 21.
Steve Lange has been named to a new high-level management post at KNBC-TV news, marking the first hire by recently appointed station VP-news director Mark Hoffman.
Falcon Cable Television said four of its cable companies have been merged with parent company Falcon Holding Group in a move toward simplifying its ownership structure.
The Hollywood production community is bracing for the worst as the Federal Communications Commission yesterday put some finishing touches on new financial interest and syndication rules that will be…
Actress Ann Magnuson, currently at the Coast Playhouse with her one-woman show "You Could Be Home Now," has signed to star, write and produce a TV pilot for the Fox Broadcasting Co.