Ivan Reitman has signed to produce the film adaptation of the book "The Late Shift" for HBO.
Scott Bakula has concluded a long-term, multifaceted production agreement with Warner Bros.
Former CBS broadcast group chairman Gene F. Jankowski has joined media investment banking firm Veronis, Suhler & Associates as managing director. The 28-year CBS vet will specialize in electronic…
Adding to studio concerns about primetime newsmagazines, NBC announced Monday that it will add a regular Thursday telecast of "Dateline NBC" to its lineup through the summer in "L.A. Law's" timeslot…
In an indication that Rupert Murdoch and Sumner Redstone still value their MTV Asia partnership, negotiations on MTV's liaison with News Corp.'s Asian satcaster, Star TV, have reached the highest…
As the Center for Communications honored Ted Turner with its Communications Award Monday, the Turner Broadcasting Chairman, along with News Corp. chair Rupert Murdoch and Tele-Communications Inc…
In one swift move, recently appointed KABC-TV general manager Alan Nesbitt Monday axed news director Roger Bell and program director Vic Heman.
There's probably an interesting story somewhere inside "Separated by Murder," but the distractions caused by Sharon Gless' portrayal of dual roles of good and evil twin sisters, and the necessity of…
If Turner Broadcasting chairman Ted Turner wants to buy the Home Shopping Network, he has the blessing of Tele-Communications Inc. chairman John Malone.The TCI head is a key backer for a potential…
In a dramatic curtain-down to a career in British TV drama, writer Dennis Potter agreed to a one-on-one final interview with Melvyn Bragg. Whatever one's opinions of Potter as an artist, the result…