TNT and the Cartoon Network have landed their first cable system in Europe, with CNN Intl. Sales Ltd. signing an agreement with the Devanha Group in the U.K. The system reaches about 26,500…
This quirky sitcom, in its fifth season, features a script that's fast, easily digestible and at times very funny, and a cast who have developed well-rounded and likable characters.
U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist Thursday nixed the cable industry's bid to block implementation of must-carry rules, a decision that means cablers will be forced to set aside a…
Jason Priestley makes his directing debut in a fairly ambitious episode following the world's oldest high school students on senior ditch day. Several of the "kids" head out for what's virtually a…
The National Italian American Foundation is protesting NBC's alleged "pattern of insensitivity" toward Americans of Italian descent and urging adoption of "a policy of ethnic neutrality" in…
Prime time clutter on the Big Three networks was down during 1992, marking the first decline in commercial time and non-program material in three years, according to a study commissioned by the…
The Writers Guild Foundation, in cooperation with the Writers Guild of America, West, will host the Intl. Screen & Television Writers Festival, featuring the work of 10 award-winning film and TV…
Chrysalis TV, the program production arm of British music company Chrysalis, has appointed London-based RPTA/Primetime as the international distributor for its entertainment and factual programming.
Orion Pictures will receive a $ 500,000 cash infusion for the sale of worldwide TV licensing rights for a "RoboCop" series to Canada's Skyvision Entertainment.
The European Court in Luxembourg must decide how to regulate the cross-border transmission of porn TV, an appeals court in London has ruled.
Vicki Lawrence, who has declared herself at war with the producer of her syndicated talkshow (Daily Variety, April 27), said Wednesday that her physician has ordered her to rest and avoid stress.