The makers of the acclaimed documentary "Hoop Dreams" signed to remake the docu into a telefilm with Turner Pictures to be aired on TNT in conjunction with the 1995 NBA playoffs.
Senior television execs from Europe and the United States have reaffirmed their belief that meeting the industry challenges of the next few years is be st left to the TV professionals and not…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has for the first time opened up a select number of its panels to the general public.
Turner Prods. and French pay TV giant Canal Plus have officially announced they are co-producing the six-part documentary "The Native Americans," which will premiere on TBS Superstation in October.
Joseph Kovacs, one of the founders of 13-year-old All American Television who took the company public in 1985, has ankled as distribution president.
Filmed in Georgia by Anasazi Prods. in association with the Walt Disney Co. Executive producer, Robert Benedetti; producer, Cleve Landsberg; co-producer, Peter Stelzer; director, Joan Tewkesbury…
David Hasselhoff, the star of "Baywatch," has inked a multiyear, multiproject deal with All American TV to continue to star in the hit show beyond the 1995-96 season and to develop another drama…
There's potentially a new tiger in the jungle of low-budget movie production, as 11-year-old TV specialist Kushner-Locke Co. is trying its hand at several pix in the $ 2 million to $ 4 million range…
Review: ‘Fox Night at the Movies Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders’
The true story of the Menendez murders will probably never be known, but "Honor Thy Father and Mother" does a good job of weaving together the sons' defense of abuse with the evidence that made them…
Preparing to launch its Star Movies channel in Taiwan Wednesday, Rupert Murdoch's Star TV has signed an exclusive distrib deal in that market with Channel Four Cable Communication Co. CFCC will…
Jeff Sagansky, one of the architects of CBS' historic third-to-first ratings turnaround, will take the long-expected step of leaving the network, handing the reins to exec VP Peter Tortorici.