The idea would have been scoffed at a year ago, but Nirvana seems natural and comfortable within the confines of MTV's acoustic cash cow, "Unplugged," which may reveal one of the secrets behind the…
CBS has made a deal with the Carsey-Werner Co. for a sitcom to star Cybill Shepherd for the 1994-95 season.
This Christmas spec for the HBO comedy series has a few guffaws (earning most of them with the series' trademark, brief clips from old b&w TV shows that mirror the thoughts of hero Martin Tupper)…
The Citizen's Task Force on TV Violence Wednesday recommended entertainment industry adoption of a code -- patterned after Canada -- that bars showing "gratuitous, dramatized" violence between the…
David Taylor's script goes over the story of Joseph and Mary, of the Wise Men , of Herod's rule and decisions to murder children under two years, even as it discusses the ideas of Babylonian and…
The Justice Dept. has filed suit against two Pennsylvania cable TV companies, alleging they failed to pony up more than $ 2.4 million in copyright royalties owed for carrying distant TV signals.
Intentionally ugly domestic thriller features John Ritter and Henry Winkler strongly cast against type; success will depend on audience's willingness to accept Ritter in a non-comic role and the Fonz…
Joanne Whalley-Kilmer, who'll play the title role in the$ 40 million CBS miniseries "Scarlett," and exec producer Robert Halmi Sr
The American Film Institute has expanded duties of national exhibition director Ken Wlaschin to include the vice chairmanship of the AFI’s Preservation Center. He said his first project will be the…
The FCC has upheld an agency review board's decision earlier this year to renew the license of Fox-owned station KTTV-TV Los Angeles.
The ABC sitcom "Coach" equaled its best-ever rating and highest share, 30.1/ 31, helping lead-out "NYPD Blue" (14.1/24) rebound a bit after hitting a season-low 12.8 rating the previous two weeks.