HBO has promoted two in its West Coast publicity department and signed on a new exec in the Gotham wing.
Richard Crenna has settled comfortably into the role of Lt. Frank Janek, which is as much a tribute to the top-notch writing of this series of telefilms as it is to Crenna's portrayal of a…
The networks are rolling out some very big guns for the May sweeps, including three CBS miniseries and the eight-hour ABC event "The Stand."
Rob Dauber and Andrew Lassner have been upped to supervising producer and coordinating producer, respectively, on "The Jane Whitney Show," the NBC daytime talkshow. The pair were previously senior…
The Corpse Had a Familiar Face" brings to CBS the life of Edna Buchanan, one of America's best police reporters, who sniffs around crime scenes in Miami and writes wickedly raw journalism. As with…
A relaxed, elegantly attired Whoopi Goldberg immediately allayed concerns about politics or expletives invading this year's Oscarcast, which turned out to be a stately, rather uneventful affair -…
DIC president Andy Heyward’s name was misspelled in Thursday’s special report on animation. * * * RCA Records senior VP, A&R/staff producer Ron Fair’s name was misspelled in the NARM special report…
With the start of the National Football League season five months away, Fox Broadcasting has signed up more than two dozen TV stations to carry its coverage of the National Football Conference.
The Producers Entertainment Group, the company behind Touchstone's "What's Love Got to Do With It" and CBS' "Dave's World," has reached an agreement-in-principle to acquire the library, development…
CBS Inc. has filed a trademark infringement suit against two brothers who plan to open a chain of restaurants named Television City.
The 19th annual American Women in Radio & Television National Commendation Awards saluted CBS' "Murphy Brown" and "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," Metromedia's "The Jerry Springer Show," ABC's "PrimeTime…