Polygram TV's syndie strip "Blind Date" has been picked up for a fall debut by Chris Craft/United TV's WWOR New York and KCOP Los Angeles.
"The Rosie O'Donnell Show" took a big Nielsen leap in the first week of its return to live broadcasts, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report for the week ended Jan. 10.
Thoughtful portrayals of Jews and Judaism have been few and far between in primetime TV, but the same can be said for most minority groups, a panel of TV biz heavyweights agreed Thursday at a confab…
Speculation that satcaster DirecTV is poised to buy out its beleaguered rival PrimeStar flared again as the stock price of a TCI affiliate that owns 37% of PrimeStar spiked as much as 69% Wednesday…
Rick Feldman, the longtime general manager of Chris Craft's KCOP Los Angeles, will ankle his post at the end of March. The parting was described as amicable.
Freshman syndie yakkers Roseanne and Howie Mandel will be missing in action at the NATPE confab in New Orleans next week.
Bierer has been named prexy of the indie production outfit Radio With Pictures.
KCBS Los Angeles was the volume leader in the Radio-Television News Assn. of Southern California's annual Golden Mike kudos, but the top newscast honors went to NBC's San Diego O&O KNSD and Fox O&O…
Tribune Broadcasting is poised to open its own chapter of the "Everybody Loves Raymond" fan club.
Melissa Joan Hart has signed to star in NewStar Television's made-for "Jacob's Hands," based on a newly uncovered screenplay penned by literary dynamic duo Aldous Huxley and Christopher Isherwood.
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Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Daily: $588,587 Cumulative: $6.3M Relativity Media 17.52%