As if to certify that time-shifted TV viewing had attained techno-cultural significance, it's now the subject of a year-end top 10 list, as the Nielsen Co. has issued a ranking of the programs that…
With an eye toward further penetration into foreign territories, Scripps has tapped cable vet Greg Moyer for a newly created post as prexy of Scripps Networks Intl. The hire takes effect Jan. 5.
As SAG called off its emergency Friday board meeting, more than 130 stars -- including George Clooney, Matt Damon and Tom Hanks -- have strongly urged SAG members to vote down the guild's strike…
With a plummeting stock price, dividend cuts, and last week's decision to mortgage its glimmering midtown headquarters, the New York Times is getting used to bad news.
During a discussion about the recent redesign of Sundance Channel, executive VP and g.m. Laura Michalchyshyn described the concept behind the arty cabler as "the space between," meaning the area it…
In a year-end press briefing at Gotham's Time Warner Center, Turner's chief research officer Jack Wakshlag laid out a statistical rundown of the television season that held lots of good news for the…
HBO co-president Harold Akselrad is ankling the cabler after 25 years, most of them as chief counsel.
At one of the media world's most potent addresses, 30 Rockefeller Center, a radical makeover is under way just down the hall from "Today" and "Saturday Night Live."
The Oprah Winfrey Network continued filling out its exec ranks, naming Timothy Kuryak and Jill Dickerson as programming veeps.
The website Huffington Post reported on Monday that NBC News correspondent David Gregory has been tapped to succeed the late Tim Russert as host of "Meet the Press."