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Country Music TV Purchased

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Opryland USA and Group W Satellite Communications have completed their purchase of Country Music Television. David Hall has been named president and Robert H. Baker its director of operations. Under…

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Bolaris Missile? Hardly.

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First ratings for “Timeout With John Bolaris,” WCAU-TV's new program covering the entertainment scene, provided little cause for jubilation. The preview on Dec. 22 drew a third-place 3/5 in both…

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Executive Shuffle

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Paramount Pictures last week denied various reports of sizable lower-echelon layoffs in its feature and tv wings, but acknowledged some staffers had been let go “to improve efficiency and…

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She Bags Mag

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KYW-TV's Pat Ciarrocchi has dropped her noon co-anchor duties to become Ray Murray's “Evening Magazine” co-host. Kim Adams is Howard Joffe's new noontime partner. Ciarrocchi is still paired with…

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Select On A Roll

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The NATPE organization has long sold advertising space in its convention halls in every conceivable location. But this year marked a new high, or low, depending on your perspective. Select Media…

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WNBC In 'Love'

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Come September, Warner Bros. TV's “Love Connection” will oust LBS Communications' “Family Feud” from the coveted 7:30 p.m. access slot on WNBC-TV New York. At NATPE last week, WB syndie prez Dick…

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