Local broadcasters, already reeling through Southern California's economic recession, were dealt another blow by the massive earthquake that rocked the San Fernando Valley early Monday.
The information superhighway remains a nebulous concoction that won't be built by telephone companies who "know nothing about programming," CBS/Broadcast Group president Howard Stringer told visiting…
Plans to do some Malibu location filming for Universal's "seaQuest DSV" nearly ran aground Thursday after one of the beachside residents cried foul over the prospect of late-night gunfire and…
Rob Word has been named president of Featurizations Inc., a recently formed division of CST Entertainment Imaging charged with creating new, colorized movies from classic black-and-white TV shows.
CBS had a good week in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for Jan. 3-7, as "Late Show With David Letterman" posted another big latenight win, "CBS This Morning" equaled its second-best rating since…
CBS is turning to several big-name producers for pilots, unveiling two projects under the aegis of "Northern Exposure" producers Joshua Brand and John Falsey, as well as hours from Dick Wolf, John…
Although the Carsey-Werner Co. owns the ABC hit "Roseanne," exec producer Tom Arnold reiterated the company's position that no deals will be made without consulting him and wife Roseanne Arnold, the…
Continuing the push toward a more active role in the violence debate, CBS News said it will devote an entire night of primetime to the topic with a three-hour documentary that the web expects to air…
Academy of Television Arts & Sciences president Richard Frank clearly set the tone for Tuesday's Superhighway Summit at UCLA in his opening remarks, saying, "Everyone is guessing and groping" as to…
The Superhighway Summit proved to be the media circus it was expected to be, with Vice President Al Gore as the ringmaster.