Jonathan Taplin's 21-year career as a film producer includes "Mean Streets, ""The Last Waltz,""Under Fire" and "K-2."
Driven by an economy on the rebound, total television advertising grew 4% in 1993 over 1992, according to the Television Advertising Bureau. Powering the overall growth was a bullish 11% increase in…
Loni Anderson, Dan Aykroyd, Bea Arthur, Candice Bergen, Brett Butler, George Carlin, Chevy Chase, Tim Daly, Mary Tyler Moore, Jerry Van Dyke, Rosie Perez, Joe Pesci, Martin Short, Lily Tomlin and…
Viewers are "tuning out" on commercials and marketers are worried, but Jim Moloshok, senior marketing/advertising VP at Warner Bros., has found a novel way to overcome viewer resistance to his…
The first pink slips have been issued at Columbia Pictures TV as part of a consolidation of the two Sony Pictures Entertainment TV divisions under one banner.
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Peter Herdich, the former second-in-command of Twentieth TV's "A Current Affair," is believed to be close to a deal to take over as exec producer of Buena Vista TV's weekly newsmag "The Crusaders."
Twentieth TV has restructured its syndication sales wing, in the wake of the departure of Twentieth TV's Eastern region senior VP Dan Greenblatt, who recently was named senior VP/general sales…
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution is asking for a minute of barter time on top of the multimillion-dollar per-episode license fee for rerun rights to "Seinfeld," according to industry sources.
Information superhighway technologies will be on prominent display at the National Assn. of Broadcasters convention in Las Vegas.