Sparks may fly on Capitol Hill Thursday at a hearing on the subject of media megamergers in which both QVC topper Barry Diller and Tele-Communications Inc. chieftain John Malone will testify.
If Hollywood was seeking a fin-syn champion in new FCC chairman Reed Hundt, it may be sadly disappointed.
Bill and Camille Cosby have made a grant to USC to fund a new screenwriting program for African-American writers that will be named after Camille's father, Guy Alexander Hanks.
The Roman Catholic Archbishop of Los Angeles has sued the producers of an HBO film called "Virgin High" for using footage of a Catholic church in Beverly Hills without permission.
After two airings CBS has decided to renew the new serial "Second Chances" through the rest of the season, ordering 13 additional episodes.
Worthy idea gets an airing as VH-1 showcases eight individuals who contribute to helping other people. As host Blair Underwood says, it's about extraordinary ordinary people -- Good News People -…
The standoff between the United States and Europe over film and TV subsidies and quotas now seems likely to bust Wednesday's deadline for the world trade talks.
The audio-visual issue remained a potential deal-wrecker Sunday as fractious world trade talks in Geneva entered their crucial last hours, and President Clinton telephoned several European leaders in…
The fledgling Paramount Network has signed Renaissance Communications' WDZL-TV in Miami as an affiliate -- fueling the increasingly bitter competition between that venture and a proposed rival Warner…
Jesse James, Billy the Kid, Belle Starr and the Wild Bunch ride again -- sort of -- as writer Tom McMahon sets about deflating Old West legends with the assistance of writers, historians…
Fox-owned WTTG-TV Washington named James M. Burke its general manager Friday , a day after former G.M. Thomas Herwitz announced he was exiting the station to form a company that will buy TV stations.