Tribune Broadcasting's WPIX-TV New York has struck a deal with Columbia TriStar Television Distribution for reruns of the NBC hit "Seinfeld" at a price between $ 140,000 and $ 150,000 per week, or $…
CBS has resurrected its television network division and elevated Peter Lund to president, in effect making him the No. 3 man in the company behind CBS chairman/chief executive Laurence Tisch and…
Purportedly fact-based, "Sin and Redemption" is a lot less lurid than advance promos or the title would indicate. Thanks to sharp script, direction, music and acting, many viewers might forgive the…
Edgar Scherick is among a handful of producers vying for the rights to produce a TV movie about figure skating gold medalist Oksana Baiul for CBS. Contrary to what was reported Monday, a final…
With "Schindler's List" and "The Piano" predictably nabbing the premier Writers Guild of America awards Sunday night (Daily Variety, March 14), guests at the A-list bash had to find their fun in the…
Total TV advertising revenue jumped 9.6% to $ A1.8 billion ($ 1.35 billion) in fiscal 1992-93, according to a report from the Australian Broadcasting Authority.
Bill Cosby has donated a building worth $ 1.8 million to theNational Council of Negro Women. The four-story building is in the fashionable northwest section of Washington, D.C. Cosby's publicist…
The fourth annual Variety/Wertheim Schroder "The Big Picture" conference will be April 12 at New York's Pierre Hotel.
Finola Hughes is joining the regular cast of the NBC series"Blossom," which will begin its fourth season in the fall.
The specter of the TV station that never was has returned to haunt the U.K. TV biz -- and several major international players are lining up for a piece of the action. That's true even though informed…