CBS and Fox have emerged from primetime's most humbling week with their dignity largely intact, but NBC and ABC have performed lowest-ever Nielsen pratfalls.
Mikail Markhasev was convicted Tuesday of murdering entertainer Bill Cosby's son, Ennis, during a botched robbery, by a jury that deliberated for less than six hours. Markhasev, 19, was also found…
ABC producer Bret Marcus is bolting to CNBC to helm the cabler's upcoming Geraldo Rivera news series.
Jeff Wachtel has been appointed president of Alliance Television, replacing Michael Weisbarth, who ankled the position last week after seven years with the indie company (Daily Variety, July 1).
Jennifer Love Hewitt ("Party of Five," "I Know What You Did Last Summer") has been cast to portray screen legend Audrey Hepburn in an original project being developed for the ABC Television Network.
Coca-Cola Co. unveiled 11 television commercials Tuesday aimed at a worldwide audience, including two by the special-effects team that created some of the thrilling scenes in the blockbuster movie…
Pax Net, the all-family seventh broadcast network comprised mostly of high-profile reruns like "Touched By an Angel" and "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," has landed outlets in Baltimore and Indianapolis…
Daytime diva Vanessa Marcil is checking out of ABC's "General Hospital" and is in final negotiations to move into the primetime ZIP code of "Beverly Hills, 90210.''
CNN International is planning to team with a local partner, Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable, to launch a pay TV news service for Spain called CNN Plus.
Primestar Inc., which distributes 160 cable networks to satellite-dish owners throughout the United States, has rejiggered its programming lineup.
Sparkling numbers for the annual Macy's Fourth of July fireworks spectacular helped WPIX turn in a star-spangled Nielsen performance over the long holiday weekend.