In a move that would cut off broadcasters from millions of dollars in political ad revenues, Capitol Hill lawmakers Thursday resurrected campaign finance reform legislation that would impose strict…
The Syndicated Network Television Assn. will meet Wednesday to plan a future event --perhaps separate from NATPE -- for syndication ad sales and to discuss candidates for the org's top job.
Round-the-clock, Tamil-lingo comedy channel Win TV will launch in India on Sunday. The satellite pay channel covers the Gulf, parts of Russia and Australia.
"NBC Nightly News" anchor Tom Brokaw will receive the 2002 Paul White Award from the Radio-Television News Directors Assn. Kudos will be bestowed April 8 at the RTNDA@NAB show in Las Vegas.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Max Keeble's big move turned out to be an indiscreet detour to pay-per-view months before its arrival on homevideo.
LAS VEGAS -- Warner Bros. has announced deals in Los Angeles and Chicago for new talk-variety skein "The Caroline Rhea Show" and declared newsmag "Celebrity Justice" a go.
TV syndication got a jolt of adrenaline from the report of the first national numbers of Twentieth TV's "Texas Justice" and NBC Enterprises' "Weakest Link."
TV writer Christopher Knopf has been tapped to receive the Edmund H. North Award from the Writers Guild of America West.
Fox is off to a rad start with "That '80s Show," as the laffer dominated its half-hour Wednesday in key demos and helped send the net's other comedies to season-high scores on the night.
Former GE chairman Jack Welch is joining CNBC's "Squawk Box" as a special contributor.