Voices: Crystal Gayle, John Lithgow, Jacy Defilipo, Merwin Goldsmith, Alexander Iwachiw, Heidi Stallings, Larry White.
The Entertainment Industries Council, which has provided advice to the industry on the depiction of alcohol consumption, smoking and seat belt use, will soon address the issue of violence in the…
Remounting "Gypsy" for TV is no easy task. It requires guts to put on a musical in the face of general public apathy toward the form. It also takes faithfulness to the Jule Styne/Stephen Sondheim…
CBS, Apple Computer and the New York Times are getting interactive over the Vietnam War. The three companies are jointly producing a CD-ROM software package on the war that will draw on the extensive…
ABC has confirmed a 10 p.m. Wednesday time period, as expected (Daily Variety , Dec. 3), for the Columbia Pictures TV drama "Birdland," beginning Jan. 5.
French Culture Minister Jacques Toubon has reiterated that Paris is still trying to have film and television kept out of the General Agreement on Tariffs & Trade. But the official acknowledged that…
MTM TV Distribution is seeking to become the only syndicator to successfully launch a firstrun sitcom strip. The company Monday unveiled plans to market 65 episodes of "Boogie's Diner" beginning in…
Gallic pubcaster president Herve Bourges brought one of France's longest-running TV sagas to an end Monday by announcing that he will not stand for a second term.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has renewed Spelling TV's duo of "Beverly Hills, 90210" and "Melrose Place" through the 1994-95 season -- representing the fifth and third years, respectively, of the two serials.
Gaumont Television, the production subsidiary of French film major Gaumont, plans to expand its animation output, according to company chairman Christian Charret.
Broadcasters have received word from Sen. Strom Thurmond (R-S.C.) that he will seek an early vote from the Senate Commerce Committee in 1994 on a bill requiring that health warnings be attached to…