The general membership of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has given full voting status to all members of its executive committee, including presidential appointees.
Hughes's upcoming DirecTv satellite cable service has inked an output deal with a unit of Sony Pictures.
KCBS-TV anchor Michael Tuck, who has been missing in action for the past several weeks, is recuperating from surgery and expected to return to the station shortly.
Interim FCC chairman James Quello is willing to consider relaxing rules about TV station ownership if other FCC members agree, a Quello aide said Wednesday.
MTV promised it's not going to become "'Nightline' with a soundtrack" but it did play its newly discovered political influence to the hilt in its upfront presentation at the New York Public Library…
Geraldo Rivera has been forced to tape an episode of his syndicated Tribune Entertainment talkshow in two parts after Baltimore authorities confiscated his primary guest.
Television series "Cheers" and "Roseanne" and films "Aladdin" and "Wayne's World" were among the programs and motion pictures honored at ASCAP's eighth annual film and TV awards Wednesday evening at…
A broadcast-commissioned study has found that cable TV subscribers believe traditional broadcast signals have a higher combined economic value than basic cable programming.
Grundy Intl. Distribution has just inked a multimillion-dollar programming deal with Hong Kong-based Star TV to broadcast Grundy's Aussie soap "Neighbours" to 38 countries in Asia and the Middle East.
E! Entertainment Television has negotiated a long-term affiliation agreement with Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest multi-system cable operator. Deal covers carriage of about 4 million…
To the surprise of observers, Thomas Gottschalk's late night, Carson-style show has been renewed by private web RTL.