ABC has taken another step on the program-labeling front with a viewer advisory hotline. ABC Entertainment prez Ted Harbert told visiting TV critics that both the webs and viewers will be served…
The percentage of minorities working in TV reached a record high in 1992, but minority hirings fell in radio, according to a study by the Radio & Television News Directors Assn.
Three TV stations have each been slapped with $ 15,000 fines by the FCC for violating ad-limit guidelines in the 1990 Children's Television Act.
The proposed reinstatement of the Fairness Doctrine gathered steam in a House subcommittee Monday as lawmakers dismissed suggestions that government will unfairly use it to browbeat broadcasters.
Corporate advertisers will be given the chance to air their views on TV violence warnings at a House telecommunications subcommittee hearing Thursday.
Walt Disney Co. stock jumped 2 1/8 points to $ 39.25 Friday following a Prudential Securities upgrade to “buy” from “hold.” Prudential has a 12-month price target of 47 on the shares. * * * Newscorp…
Newly public Savoy Pictures Entertainment announced interest income was $ 1. 9 million and net income was $ 11,397 for the three-month period ended June 30.
House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Ed Markey (D-Mass.) will hold a hearing today to consider reinstating the Fairness Doctrine.
Union members gave strong support to IATSE president Alfred DiTolla and his agenda Friday, re-electing all of his incumbents as the 61st convention of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees…
Boston news broadcaster Shelby Scott was elected national president of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists in Chicago late Saturday, as the union's 54th convention wrapped.
Beginning next year, the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists will begin a two-tier system regulating how it offers health benefits to members.