Comedian/actor Barry Sobel has been hired as Magic Johnson's man on the latter's Twentieth TV talk/variety program, which is skedded to premiere in early 1998.
CBS has named a new general manager of its Boston O&O station in the first exec shift under new CBS Stations prexy Mel Karmazin.
The European Parliament gave its final OK Tuesday to the European Union's Television Without Frontiers directive, which will leave unchanged Hollywood's domination of the bloc's TV screens.
Fox Broadcasting Company's senior vice president of longform programming Trevor Watson is negotiating his exit from the network, sources say.
The broadcast network premiere Sunday night of the Oscar-nominated 1994 prison drama "The Shawshank Redemption" came in as the most-watched theatrical movie ever to air on TNT and the highest-rated…
Time Warner Inc. announced Tuesday that chairman-CEO Gerald M. Levin's son Jonathan, who was murdered May 30, will be memorialized with a scholarship fund, a media academy and a rehabilitated…
HBO Enterprises has lined up three foreign co-production partners for its 13-hour docudrama "From the Earth to the Moon": France's Canal Plus, Germany's CLT/ufa and Spain's Sogecable.
Oz kiddie rockers the Wiggles are bringing their brand of children's pop 'n' roll to the multiplex.
Democrats and Republicans in a House Telecommunications subcommittee split along party lines in a 13-12 vote Tuesday that would allow TV stations to broadcast both an analog and a digital TV channel…
Time magazine and CBS News today will unveil a broad multiyear partnership to produce programming related to the coming millennium.