With the dawn-to-dusk curfew in effect throughout Los Angeles Monday and Tuesday nights, studios and production companies were unable to hold their scheduled Oscar pre-nomination screenings, which…
Some U.K. media analysts are skeptical about the attractions of broadcaster LWT Plc. to a "white knight" U.S. investor.
ABC will air the six-hour miniseries “Heaven and Hell: North and South, Part III” during the last week of sweeps, Feb. 27, 28 and March 2. * * * The Los Angeles Lakers are soliciting voice…
ABC has edged CBS for Jan. 10-16 primetime Nielsens laurels, pulling the Alphabet net within 0.2 rating points of leader CBS in the seasonlong race -- its best competitive position at this stage of…
The Northridge earthquake registered high on the Nielsen scale in the 28 Nielsen-metered markets outside Los Angeles, but the big ratings the networks garnered from their daytime coverage and news…
Oppenheimer & Co. analyst Jessica Reif raised her recommendation on Capital Cities/ABC to buy, citing the web's "good growth in a weak economy" and cost-cutting efforts. CapCities/ABC shares closed…
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
While most of the industry was shut down by Monday's massive earthquake, Turner Broadcasting went ahead Tuesday with its skedded half-day of promo material for the nation's TV critics, but the show…
The Laser Disc Assn. has named Phil Pictaggi chairman of the board for 1994. Pictaggi, a senior VP of MCA Home Entertainment Group, will oversee implementation of consumer awareness programs and…
Two veterans of the broadcast sales and research wars are trying to revolutionize the way advertisers buy time on cable networks.