Producers Bram Roos and Michael Christy have squared a production pact with ABC Video and Zweite Deutsche Fernsehen (ZDF, Germany's major network) for TV movie on Russia's first-known serial killer…
Showtime Event Television's public dispute with TVKO/HBO over conflicting boxing matches scheduled for the same evening ended yesterday with SET pulling the plug on its Dec. 5 pay-per-view card.
Batfilm Prods. partners Benjamin Melniker and Michael Uslan are teaming with producers Mace Neufeld and Robert Rehme on a proposed live-action television series based on the classic comic strip…
"Star Trek: The Next Generation" claimed the top spot in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the third week in a row, displacing the previous champ, King World's "Wheel of Fortune."
Three West Coast CBS-TV affiliates said Tuesday they would hold off broadcasting network projections of a winner in the presidential election until around the time the polls close.
The glutted sitcom market and a poor station reception has driven MCA TV to sell "Major Dad" to the USA Network for a cable-record sum of nearly $ 600,000 per episode, making it the first major…
Time-Life Video and Television has named Joel W. Westbrook to the new position of senior VP and exec producer of Time-Life Television.
Daytime leader CBS will return one hour of time in that daypart to its affiliates, in the process opening up more shelf space to eager syndicators.
Powers Boothe surfaces as a contemporary one-eyed gambler named Preacher who answers a call from a friend in fictional Farewell, Texas, and finds murder. Tough, determined Preacher wades through…
Al Devaney, G.M. at WPWR-TV, Chicago, has been elected chairman of the board of the Assn. of Independent Television Stations.
Band: Chris Camozzi, Schuyler Deale, Joe Turano, Mugs Cain, Pat Hawk, Vann Johnson, Janis Liebhart.