Six weeks after a major corporate restructuring on the film side and two weeks after a major shake-up in the TV division of Sony Pictures Entertainment, the Culver City-based company announced yet…
Australia will have its first pay TV service in July. While there's a legal wrangle in progress over satellite delivery, Cable Television Services Ltd. has pacted with Telecom to provide a hybrid…
United Image Entertainment, which specializes in producing programs featuring black talent, is chugging along with nearly a dozen projects in development, including a biography of Lena Horne.
The Winter Olympics are finally over, but the competition won't soon forget CBS' gold-medal Nielsen blitz, unprecedented in television history.
Devotees of Bruce Lee should find plenty to like about this two-hour kickfest from the creative force behind last summer's "Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story." But the telefilm is more than a rehash of…
In a surprise move, Dawn Airey will be named today as the new controller of arts and entertainment at Channel 4, the No. 3 job at the commercial TV web.
Five American cable investors in the United Kingdom have struck a major blow in their battle against satellite TV by grabbing all U.K. TV rights to the 1996 Cricket World Cup.
Tom Arnold's back, and this time the project's about right. The humor's natural (despite a lead-heavy laugh track), characters are human, material's well organized and situations have snappy…
A David Letterman guest shot on "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" and the premiere of "Later With Greg Kinnear" delivered respectable numbers for NBC Monday, according to Nielsen overnight results.
Buena Vista Prods. Tuesday confirmed the appointment of Peter Herdrich as exec producer of the weekly syndicated advocacy series "The Crusaders" (Daily Variety, March 1), which Disney is seeking to…