Alex Benes has been named news director of Spanish-language station WXTV Channel 41, a Univision O&O.
The fall 1999-2000 syndication season officially kicked off Monday with the debut of "Divorce Court," one of the syndie market's more anticipated shows. With a 2.1 rating and 7 share on its first day…
Channel 4 is deliberating whether to set up a general entertainment pay TV channel.
The news networks are learning an increase in the prime rate, an earthquake in Turkey and Tiger Woods winning the PGA can't hold a candle to White House sexual escapades and the McGwire-Sosa home run…
ABC News' Sam Donaldson is cutting back his duties at the White House, where the correspondent has commandeered presidential attention at photo ops and press conferences with his booming voice and…
ABC is going bilingual for the first time outside of sports telecasts with the Sept. 25 network TV preem of the biopic "Selena."
HBO has discovered that rating and Cher go together. The pop diva's aggressively promoted comeback concert Sunday night belted out a rousing 3.9 rating/6 share in households nationally and a 13.0/18…
The old so-called Family Hour is turning into the red light district, according to a study released Tuesday by a conservative media watchdog group.
Hallmark Entertainment will produce a "Les Miserables" miniseries to premiere on cabler Odyssey next April.
Satcaster Echostar and Philips Consumer Electronics have clinched a distribution deal with discount retailer Target that promises to give a major boost to the brand-name recognition of Echostar's…