United Video Satellite Group, the new parent company of TV Guide, has made a $2.8 billion cash offer to acquire Gemstar Intl. Group, the Pasadena-based high-tech firm that distributes electronic TV…
Lou Dennig has been named veepee of programming for Paramount Domestic Television.
Local TV news anchor Bob Donley will move from Fox O&O KTTV to indie KCAL as of Sept. 7.
Never underestimate the staying power of a cult TV show. Case in point: "Northern Exposure," the critically lauded dramedy that aired on CBS from 1990-95.
Will Howard Stern be to Magic Johnson what Hugh Grant was to Jay Leno a few years back? Stern's July 2 appearance on "The Magic Hour" certainly gave the latenight talkshow a much-needed ratings…
Pubcaster KCET Los Angeles is mounting a bid this week to become a much more relevant player in this company town. KCET prexy and CEO Al Jerome is hitting the fundraising trail with a demo reel for a…
This just in: "NewsRadio" has been cleared for rerun broadcasts this fall on more than 100 stations covering 75% of U.S. TV households.
Revving up a diverse talkshow development slate for 1999, Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. has closed syndie development deals with Joan Lunden and "Living Single" alum Queen Latifah.
Daytime syndie talkshows took a Nielsen nose dive in the week ended June 21.
"The Magic Hour" is due for an assist tonight from Fartman's alter ego, aka Howard Stern.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$258.3M Disney 3.68%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$150.7M Paramount Pictures -0.62%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$20.6M Warner Brothers / New Line -0.71%