"The Live Show" is dead. KTLA will yank its 11 a.m. talkshow, co-hosted by Sam Rubin and Stephanie Edwards, as of July 3. Hour-long strip, which bowed Jan. 2, averaged a mere 0.5 household rating and…
"The Magic Hour" grappled with interference from hockey and basketball championship games in its first four days on the air last week.
New Line Television has inked a deal with cabler Speedvision to develop a weekly syndie series about auto racing and other motor sports for fall 1999.
Time Warner would divest its 30% stake in Primestar if such a move would help the beleaguered satcaster win federal approval of its long-delayed plan to acquire crucial satellite TV assets from News…
Satcaster DirecTV has inked a deal with multimedia publisher Ziff-Davis to carry its fledgling computer-oriented cable channel ZDTV, which bowed last month.
Demographic ratings rule the TV biz, and the season-ending demo averages for the top syndie skeins reveal a few surprises when compared to household rankings.
Radio jock Chris Jagger has been tapped as host of Telepictures' upcoming syndie strip "Change of Heart."
TV industry veteran Allan Yasnyi has been named prexy and CEO of TV research giant ASI Entertainment, which is prepping for a major nationwide expansion of its program testing facilities.
"Show time" has taken on a whole new meaning for Los Angeles Lakers icon Earvin (Magic) Johnson. The Monday bow of his latenight talkshow wasn't a Nielsen slam dunk, but it wasn't a foul, either.
George Back is stepping down as president of distribution for Pearson All American at the end of the month.
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Son of God
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