NBC has confirmed the move of "Seinfeld" to Thursdays beginning Feb. 4 as part of an expected four-night program shift and has announced that it will double-run "Cheers" at 8 and 9 p.m. through the…
Responding to widespread criticism over last year's Primetime Emmy Awards, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' national awards committee has proposed several major changes in award…
Jamie Kellner, one of the last original Fox Broadcasting Co. executives at the weblet, is leaving his post as president-chief operating officer after nearly seven years in the job.
CBS may have found the right prescription for Saturday with the new in-house hour "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," which rang in New Year's night with a 28 share opposite college football and converted…
After several years of relative stability, the networks and Fox Broadcasting Co. end 1992 with some new faces at the tiller, although most anticipate little change in either their priorities or…
NBC has set dates for longform programming and specials through the February sweeps, including a first-ever prime time berth for the NBA All-Star Game and the four-hour miniseries "The Ninja Murders."
IN THE WORLD OF NETWORK TELEVISION, those who don't study history aren't necessarily doomed to failure, but since most things on TV fail, executives try to hedge their bets and study it anyway.
NBC reportedly is mulling a wholesale schedule change that would involve shuffling shows on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday nights, in the process moving "Blossom" and "Seinfeld" to Thursday in an…
Dick Clark Prods., principally a producer of network awards shows and specials, is continuing efforts to expand production in other areas with a broad slate of telefilms, pilots and modestly budgeted…
NBC enjoyed a strong week with its late night lineup while the morning shows surged in Nielsen fringe ratings for Dec. 7-11--probably due to the military action in Somalia--with "Good Morning…
ABC has made the expected move of putting "Matlock" on the case to solve its Thursday night mystery, paired with the in-house drama "Jack's Place," effective Jan. 14.