An Italian-German-U.S. co-production, "Abraham" retells the life of the man biblically credited as the architect of monotheism. Amplifying Genesis, Robert McKee's script tends to concentrate on…
Rysher Entertainment, already on the air with three firstrun action hours, has acquired another feature-film property for that market, "F/X," in addition to taking its first steps into network…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped veteran cable executive Michael Fleming as president of its Game Show cable network, which is set to launch later this year. Fleming comes to Sony from Playboy…
Two of last week's Oscar winners followed up on their success Thursday by winning Peabody Awards, the prestigious prizes for excellence in radio or TV.
Viacom Inc. has unloaded two of its 13 radio stations to Crescent Communications, bringing an end to a six-month search for a buyer.
Paramount Pictures has optioned film and TV rights to "The Badger," a comic-book superhero from Classics Intl. Entertainment Inc. The option represents the first Classic-owned property to be…
All American Communications, syndicator of "Baywatch," and "Acapulco H.E.A.T. ," reported record revenues of $ 70.6 million for the fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 1993.
"Good Morning America" closed out the first quarter with a solid win over "Today," though the only positive movement in the daypart year-to-year was recorded by perennial cellar-dweller "CBS This…
Mark Mandala is leaving Capital Cities/ABC. Mandala, president of the ABC Television Network, said he was retiring from the company May 1.
This Cinderella tale with a twist is a surprisingly charming bit of fluff that could easily serve as the basis for a series, if Fox were so inclined. Though slightly derivative of features "Working…