ABC will launch its in-house comedy/variety series "The Paula Poundstone Show" at 10 p.m. Oct. 30 behind "The Twins Halloween Caper," a made-for-TV, Halloween-themed movie starring "Full House" twins…
Peter Gallagher may look too callow to be a grifter, but under Tom Cruise's direction he turns in a solid perf in an astute adaptation of Jim Thompson's tale.
Leading French network TF1 has the greenlight to broadcast in Belgium while carrying advertising specifically targeting the local population.
In pursuit of period-piece purity, sixth "Fallen Angels" entry happily goes to black-and-white -- but blows authenticity by using crude lingo. Steven Katz's vid adaptation about a fictional character…
Cornell Woolrich's enigmatic look at a Plain Jane falling for a heel turns into an eerie look at the suppressed longings of the two principals. Though director Alfonso Cuaron coaxes only a flat…
Fourth season of the sly, complex adventures of art connoisseur Lovejoy, artfully played with strength and a mellow voice by Ian McShane, opens with an Irish gambol about a retired, world-famous…
Warner Bros. has completed the process of combining network production units Lorimar and Warner Bros. TV, resulting in the departure of about two dozen of the latter's estimated 100 employees.
Sally Jessy Raphael has signed a new five-year contract with Multimedia Inc. worth $ 25 million; the deal carries her successful syndicated talkshow through the 1997-98 TV season.
Wall Street is waking up to David Letterman. Media analysts credited the Eye Web's new latenight talkshow host for an incredible $ 19-a-share surge in CBS stock on Wednesday.
Hi. My name is John Hemingway and I'm an alcoholic." It's doubtful any TV comedy has ever opened at an A.A. meeting, let alone unveiled an introductory line quite like that. Credit John Larroquette…
Despite a spate a scandals to titilate the tabloids, Twentieth TV's "A Current Affair" suffered a setback in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the week ended Aug. 22.