NBC's "Today" continues to show no mercy to its struggling competitors. Taking full advantage of a busy news frame, the morning juggernaut soared to what NBC is calling the highest rated summer week…
CBS, Fox and CBS affiliates have filed a plaintiffs' motion in Miami that intensifies the debate over DBS importation of local broadcast signals.
Comcast Corp., the fourth largest cable operator in the U.S., will fold its underperforming home-shopping channel Q2 and replace it with Style, the new spin-off network of E! Entertainment TV.
Ad agency executive Bill Croasdale, formerly president, national television, at Western Intl. Media, will move into a new corporate position, the office of the president, and Tim Spengler has been…
Imagine Films and Universal paid $1 million for the screen rights to Sylvia Nasar's "A Beautiful Mind," the true story of John Forbes Nash Jr., a genius who developed into one of the country's most…
Fox veteran Mike Darnell has been upped to exec VP of specials and alternative programming for Fox Broadcasting Co.
Ten to Watch, Writers - 1998
Wesley the vampire slayer ruled the box office for a second weekend in a row as New Line's Snipes starrer "Blade" carved up a studio-estimated $11.1 million, down a moderate 35% from its surprisingly…