CBS took a step toward sweeps contention over the weekend on the wings of its two-hour "60 Minutes" retrospective and the opening salvo of seven-hour miniseries "Return to Lonesome Dove," according…
Filmmaker John Landis and producer partners Robert K. Weiss and Leslie Belzberg have extended their exclusive relationship with MCA TV, inking a new two-year deal under which they're developing two…
An attorney representing Philip L. DeGuere Jr., the writer/producer who is suing CBS over a pay-or-play deal that went sour, is seeking to disqualify the judge who will preside over the trial.
Network shares soared Monday in response to a court ruling that will allow the webs to own a greater stake in their programming.
Stitching together miles of tapes, newsreels, TV films and home movies about John Kennedy, and playing them while voices of family, friends and contemporaries describe the actions, should result in a…
Turner Pictures prexy Dennis Miller speaks on “Movies Today: Where Have the Great Female Roles Gone?” at 11:30 a.m. today at the Regent Beverly Wilshire. Information: (310) 277-6200. * * * “The…
Lee Harvey Oswald rises again like a phoenix from the ashes in a well-organized, thoughtful rundown on the man and the myths, though innuendoes, inferential appraisals, hearsay, hedging, conflicting…
Hemdale Communications Inc. has entered into an agreement in principle with international TV distribbery Newberger Entertainment Group for a newly created HCI subsidiary to snap up most Newberger…
TV industry vet John Goldhammer, who has been senior VP of program development at MCA TV for three years, has formed Goldhammer Prods.
Declaring that it is "out of step with the competition," Warner Bros. has altered a number of key elements in its fifth network game plan.