Robert Urich's longtime detective Spenser, who slugged it out during the ABC 1985-88 "Spenser: For Hire" series and endured as a pop fave private investigator, has turned into just another gumshoe…
Former Planet 3 Entertainment Group veepee of development Howard Barish announced Wednesday the formation of Kandoo Films, Inc., a TV movie and low-budget feature company.
The ratings of many top syndie shows withered under the heat of Independence Day barbecues, according to the Nielsen national barter rankings for the week ended July 11.
Britain's Granada Group PLC pacted with three TV broadcasters in Scotland to sell airtime to advertisers.
Australia's Channel Nine owner Kerry Packer is believed to be among overseas and local bidders for the lease of unused time on a free-to-air Kiwi horse racing channel.
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
The general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board has written possibly a final chapter in the ongoing labor dispute on the TV show "Love and War."
Conan O'Brien played another round of "meet the press" Tuesday with TV critics, who seemed a bit frustrated by their inability to nail down just exactly what the unknown host-in-waiting's show will…
United Talent Agency has signed actor Danny Aiello for worldwide representation. Aiello will be handled by a team of UTA agents led by Peter Benedek and JJ Harris. * * * Philippe Mora’s feature film…
The unlikely combo of baseball's All-Star Game and the rerun film "K-9" led CBS to its easiest primetime Nielsens weeklong win since March 22-28.
Capital Cities/ABC reported slightly improved operating results in the second quarter Tuesday, even though earnings decreased at the ABC Television Network.