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.
News Corp. stock rose 50¢ to $21 Monday after Saudi Prince al-Waleed bin Talal revealed he had acquired 5% of the media con-glomerate's stock for $400 million.
Fred Smith, the 52-year-old founder, chairman and CEO of Federal Express, wants to deliver in Hollywood, too.
Preliminary national Nielsens for Friday and Saturday show CBS whittling down NBC's November sweeps lead, as those two networks continue toward what looks to be a photo finish in the November sweeps…
Davis Entertainment has purchased the spec script "Horsemen," an action-drama about fighter pilots for hire, from first-time screenwriter Todd Slawsby in a deal worth a reported low-six-figure…
Retail marketing veteran Elayne Garofolo has joined Universal Studios Recreation Group as executive vice president of marketing.