Sandy Grushow has become the top programming executive at Fox Broadcasting Co. with his promotion to president of the Fox Entertainment Group. The move has been expected since Peter Chernin vacated…
ABC punctuated its November sweeps victory with a big Tuesday win last week, claiming its first major sweeps crown since February 1988 and its first November Arbitron triumph in 11 years.
After taking time to regroup following the CBS series "High Mountain Rangers" and its spin-off "Jesse Hawkes," actor-producer Robert Conrad is revving up the production wheels again through his A…
Wind Dancer Prods., the outfit headed by Matt Williams that's behind the ABC hit "Home Improvement," is expected to announce an exclusive deal with the network calling for at least two new series…
NBC has extended a full-season pick-up to "Out All Night," the first-year sitcom starring Patti LaBelle and Morris Chestnut, committing to a total 22 episodes on the NBC Prods. series.
"The Jacksons" has done it again, topping the Nielsens charts for the Nov. 16 -22 week with the strongest ratings for a net multiparter in 3 1/2 years. That's put a lock on the November sweeps for…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will put out the Bat-signal in an attempt to rescue its Sunday lineup, scheduling "Batman: The Animated Series" at 7 p.m. and axing freshman comedies "Great Scott" and "Woops!"
A HIGH SCHOOL PHYSIOLOGY TEACHER was fond of explaining how the body functions by saying, "You don't buy beer, you only rent it."
Capital Cities/ABC has taken a significant step toward establishing its next generation of management by promoting ABC Entertainment president Robert A. Iger to president of the ABC TV Network Group…
As easy as ABC, "The Jacksons: An American Dream" high-stepped to a big finish Wednesday, ranking as the highest-rated miniseries in more than three years and lifting ABC to what should be an…