CBS newsmag "48 Hours" is on a year-to-date upswing (up 7% over year-ago figures) and Nielsen numbers for last week had the show beating out ABC's movie-of-the-week by more than four ratings points.
A federal court in New York has upheld the Alphabet net's right to hire non-union-represented freelance technicians for sporting events held outside the continental United States.
In the ongoing battle for control over one of Canada's largest media companies, CanWest Global has come out swinging again.
HBO harvested more than double the ratings of its two main pay-TV rivals, Showtime and Starz, in the 4.7 million households that pay for all three of the premium networks plus HBO's sister channel…
A glitch caused by red tape in the public funding system has Canadian TV producers in a flap about getting vital government funding for a number of prominent Canadian TV dramas.
The Tony Awards has announced which nods will be handed out for airing on PBS and which will be seen on CBS June 7.
Hispanic broadcaster Univision saw revenues rise 23% in first quarter 1998, and prospects for the second quarter are rosier still.
Actress Kimberly Williams ("Relativity") is starring in the NBC comedy pilot "All Together Now" from Paramount Network TV and Kelsey Grammer's Grammnet Prods.
Walt Disney Co. will become the first Hollywood studio to put up money for a Japanese movie production as it has agreed to invest 160 million yen ($1.23 million) in an animated feature produced by…
Children's Broadcasting Corp. proved Monday that the strong market for radio stations doesn't apply to every broadcaster, as the Minneapolis radio group announced a new proposal to sell its stations…
Australian audiences toasted "The Wedding Singer" in its international debut last weekend, while Leonardo DiCaprio's one-two punch in "Titanic" and "The Man in the Iron Mask" continued to pack 'em in…