That commercial jingle is unmistakable to anyone who lived in Southern California and owned a TV set in the 1970s and '80s. Cal Worthington, proprietor of used car dealership Worthington Ford in Long…
Gaumont Intl. Television, the French major’s L.A.-based production and distribution studio, has tapped Sam Semon as exec VP of business operations and has reupped CEO Katie O’Connell’s contract…
Longtime Fox marketing exec Brian Dollenmayer has reunited with Matt Cherniss and Peter Liguori in his new role as exec veep of marketing and promotions for Tribune Broadcasting. Dollenmayer will…
Although Billie Jean King is described as the first "sports figure" to be featured on "American Masters," her cultural influence obviously goes well beyond lobs and volleys, as this crisp 90-minute…
British broadcaster David Frost, who was best known for a series of interviews with former President Richard Nixon, has died. Frost, who was 74, died of a heart attack on Aug. 31 while on board the…
Queen Latifah is set to host and narrate “Teach,” a two-hour spesh on CBS that will explore America’s education system. Special, from Davis Guggenheim and Participant Media, will bow on the Eye Sept…
Turner Broadcasting execs will talk up cable's gains over the broadcast nets and efforts to court viewers on multiple screens at its upfront presentation at the Hammerstein Ballroom.
Coming off a banner perf in 2012, Food Network on Sunday will unveil its first on-air branding changes since 1997 as the Scripps Network Interactive cabler prepares to celebrate its 20th anniversary…
Bella Thorne changed Adam Griffin's career. . .
George Clooney rather famously promised Barack Obama, some five years ago: "I'll give you whatever support you need -- including staying completely away from you."