Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), chairman of the Senate committee on telecommunications and a potential candidate for President of the U.S., told an audience of TV executives that he's talking to the…
WCBS has tapped the former exec producer of "Today" and "NBC Nightly News" to again retool its lagging news operation.
Broadcasters, TV-set makers and kidvid advocates told the Federal Communications Commission Monday how the V-chip should work.
CBS has virtually locked up the November sweeps households crown with a huge Sunday win from the "Hallmark Hall of Fame" telefilm "What the Deaf Man Heard."
Cable's Lifetime channel is launching the first network whose format centers primarily around contemporary made-for-TV movies: the Lifetime Movie Network (LMN), skedded for a September 1998 launch.
From Macedonia to Mexico, and from Thailand to Turkey, 44 countries have submitted films for consideration in the category of best foreign language film for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and…
Sony Pictures Entertainment is making its first foray into broadcasting as part of a consortium that Monday won the hotly contested auction for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group Inc. with an…
Linda Alexander has been upped to senior VP, corporate communications, for MTV Networks West Coast, from her previous VP post. She'll oversee all publicity efforts for MTV, M2, VH1, Nickelodeon, Nick…
Filmmaking brothers Jonas and Joshua Pate have inked a deal with Sandollar Entertainment and Touchstone TV to develop their first project for the small screen: a one-hour drama pilot described as a…
News Corp. stock rose 50¢ to $21 Monday after Saudi Prince al-Waleed bin Talal revealed he had acquired 5% of the media conglomerate's stock for $400 million.
Miramax Films' "The Wings of the Dove" remained perched on top of the exclusives roster for the second week.