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.
After false starts brought about by staff and project turnover, Fox Broadcasting Co. has renamed its FNM Films TV movie production subsidiary and embarked on a new method of doing business--including…
Lee Currlin, a 14-year NBC veteran and currently senior VP of programming and program planning based in New York, will retire early next year, the network confirmed.
AT FIRST GLANCE IT SOUNDS NOBLE and desirable: Let's get the broadcast networks to agree on standards to try to curb violence on television.
ABC confirmed yesterday the promotion of Ted Harbert as president of ABC Entertainment and sought to dispel conjecture that Stu Bloomberg--Harbert's fellow exec VP of prime time for the past 3 1/2…
ABC is expected to announce today the promotion of Ted Harbert to president of ABC Entertainment, filling a void left by Robert Iger's elevation to head the ABC TV Network Group, effective Jan. 1.
Fox Inc. confirmed yesterday that "In Living Color" exec producer-creator Keenen Ivory Wayans will leave the show effective today, terminating an exclusive overall TV and feature pact with the…
With "Cheers" destined to end its run after this season, NBC reportedly is mulling a near-term shift of "Seinfeld" to Thursday, trying to boost the Castle Rock Entertainment comedy as a potential…
"Good Morning America" claimed another weekly win for the Nov. 30 to Dec. 4 Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings survey, while "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" equaled its strong performance of the…