Tim Buxton, formerly chief operating officer of MTM Entertainment, has been named managing director of Hannibal, the new London-based TV production partnership between Italy's RCS Video and Germany's…
Roseanne and Tom Arnold have signed with the Carsey-Werner Co. to produce the hit ABC sitcom "Roseanne" for a minimum of three more seasons, which would carry TV's top-rated comedy into 1996.
NCAA game 22.2/34 CBS ceded last week to ABC but has taken the first step toward winning current week by dominating Monday with North Carolina-Michigan college-basketball showdown. Game finished 2%…
NEWS ITEM: The latest Roper Organization survey finds that 69% of Americans, the highest percentage yet, view television as their primary source of news and information.
Taping of "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" was delayed about 10 minutes yesterday so security could check the studio due to a bomb threat. Someone claiming to represent an animal-rights group phoned…
Part of "South Bank Show," an ongoing series of English dox, Melvin Bragg's interview with Peter O'Toole in Frances Dickenson's fanciful look at the charismatic actor turns out to be a plug for his…
Producers William Bickley and Michael Warren have entered into a new long-term exclusive TV development and production deal with Lorimar TV, calling for their Bickley/Warren Prods. to create and…
Kenneth Bettsteller has been tapped senior VP, FoxVideo International, after having served as Fox's VP, Pay TV Worldwide, for the past 18 months.
Rick Reynolds, whose confessional one-man show enjoyed a critically acclaimed stage run last year, is fairly successful in translating the piece to TV.
Susan Dey will leave the CBS comedy "Love & War" at the end of the season, with the parties citing "creative differences that could not be resolved" between Dey and the show's production company…
Review: ‘HBO Pictures: The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom’
Title doesn't tell it all, but it's a good reference point: Latest HBO Picture concerns not only that bizarre story of Texan Wanda Holloway and how she supposedly tried to hire a hitman to knock off…