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.
It's official: The off-network syndie biz is back to being a buyer's market. Warner Bros. confirmed Monday that it has sold the off-network rights to the NBC comedy "Suddenly Susan" to Tribune…
"Vibe" is about to go vamoose. Columbia TriStar TV Distribution confirmed Monday that it has nixed plans for a second year of the Sinbad-hosted syndie latenight strip created by Quincy Jones and…
To paraphrase Carlos Santana, Jerry Springer is expected to change his evil ways today and embrace nonviolence on his red-hot syndie talkshow.
CBS Entertainment is consolidating its longform programming department under the supervision of Sunta Izzicupo, the exec credited for much of the Eye web's recent success with its Sunday night movie…