WPXN New York, Paxson Communications' flagship TV station for its Pax TV family-oriented network, will preempt the primetime lineup of the service at least five times in April and May for games of…
Japanese trading company Sumitomo Corp. said this week that it has set up a venture to bring cable TV-based Internet firm @Home Corp. of California to Japan consumers.
New York judge Gerry Sheindlin, husband of reigning TV jurist Judy Sheindlin, has been tapped to replace Ed Koch on the upcoming season of the syndie courtshow "The People's Court."
After crossing swords a few years ago over Paramount, Sumner Redstone and Barry Diller may be dueling with lasers in a battle on a much smaller scale.
Dramatically upping the stakes in its battle with affils, Disney/ABC has decided to go forward with plans to launch an all-soaps cable channel anchored by same-day episodes of the net's sudsers.
In an effort to cut costs, as well as change the emphasis of ABC News, division prexy David Westin has quietly begun trimming his staff of hard news correspondents.
As Fox affils react with outrage and disbelief to the network's plan to reclaim an estimated $175 million of ad inventory from stations, UPN has given its affils a pleasant surprise by doing just the…
PBS reported Wednesday it has scored its biggest grossing fund drive in history, raising more than $55.4 million through station supplication and another $18.2 through corporate sponsorships.
Fox is off to a slow start with its all-animation Tuesday lineup, slipping below the net's season-to-date average for that night despite the arrival of "Futurama" and a "Family Guy" special.
ESPN, accused of soaking cable operators for stratospheric license fees, has decided to give back some ad time.
Jessica Alba ("Never Been Kissed') has been cast as the lead in James Cameron's Fox drama "Dark Angel," while Rue McClanahan ("Golden Girls") will star in Spelling TV's WB pilot "Safe Harbor" and…