Melissa Green has been named director of program promotion at the National Cable Television Assn. and the National Academy of Cable Programming.
Befitting Tuesday's election of the first baby boomer president, MTV will hold "The Pre-Inaugural Rock 'N' Roll Ball" on Jan. 19, a day before Bill Clinton takes office.
'Beverly Hills, 90210' 12.9/20 Fox's teen hit drew its best Wednesday rating yet thanks to its continuing storyline and the absence of "The Wonder Years," bumped to make way for an ABC News spec…
A mouthful of Chateau Mouton Rothschild '49 chased by a teaspoon of celery salt and a sprinkling of cayenne pepper, or a teaspoon of Hymettus honey washed down with the driest of dry martinis." That…
LIN Broadcasting Corp. reported net losses for third quarter and nine months ended Sept. 30, partially from interest expenses and non-cash charges. For the quarter, net losses narrowed to $ 23.2…
Ratings for TNT's nine 1992 National Football League contests generated an average 6.9/10.5, up 8% from last season's 6.4/10.
Twentieth TV has signed the writer-producer team of Brad Kern and John Wirth to a two-year exclusive deal, bringing with them one-hour pilots for CBS and Fox Broadcasting Co.
Morgan Creek Prods. has named Paul Schwake controller of both the film production and international operations.
Coming off the recent Broadway-bound success of "Tommy," the La Jolla Playhouse has nabbed another coup with the world premiere next season of a musical from Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine.
Oral arguments are tentatively set for Dec. 7 in U.S. District Court here concerning appeals to the new cable reregulation law. Cable programmers including Turner Broadcasting, QVC, and Discovery…