Fox Sports execs are huddling with local cable operators this week in an effort to settle a contract dispute that has Fox threatening to black out Los Angeles Dodgers telecasts on its Fox Sports West…
John Conomikes, a dean of the broadcasting biz with a 45-year career in station management, is stepping down as prexy and co-CEO of Hearst-Argyle Television as of June 30.
KNBC and Fox O&O KTTV reigned as the demographic rating leaders in the local news derby, according to Nielsen's just-released Los Angeles demo ratings breakdown for the May sweeps.
Emmis Communications has emerged as a contender to buy Sinclair's radio station group after inking a deal that paves the way for Emmis to acquire Sinclair's radio and TV outlets in the St. Louis…
MGM has enlisted TV vet Jules Haimovitz to spearhead the Lion's push to parlay its vast pic and TV library into new entertainment channels for the fast-growing world of digital cable and satellite TV…
Veteran producer Ken Horton has inked a two-year, overall development deal with Warner Bros. TV that also calls for him to serve as co-exec producer on "The Strip," Joel Silver's new action-drama…
Paramount TV Group chairman Kerry McCluggage has inked a multiyear contract extension to remain at the helm of Par's TV operations, which have just been expanded through the acquisition of Spelling…
It looks like a "Mary Tyler Moore Show" update project is gonna make it after all.
Production outfit Metafilmics has optioned the TV rights to Judith Orloff's 1997 bestseller "Second Sight," the story of a psychiatrist's discovery of her own psychic powers.
Take heart, "Homicide" fans: Baltimore's crack homicide squad may yet be back to crack new cases for an NBC telefilm. Tom Fontana, exec producer of the just-canceled but much-loved police drama, is…