Just six weeks after launching in Australia and the U.K., National Geographic's first branded channels are among the most popular on the U.K.'s British Sky Broadcasting and Oz's Foxtel feevee…
ABC News has named Kevin Newman news anchor at “Good Morning America,” putting its official seal on a job he has handled on an interim basis since August. Newman joined ABC in 1994 from the Canadian…
The Tribune tribunal has set a date with "Judge Mills Lane" for fall 1998. The Tribune station group has signed on for Rysher Entertainment's upcoming courtshow strip hosted by the colorful judge…
NBC Sports has inked a four-year extension of its U.S. Open golf pact that will keep the prestige links tournament on the Peacock web through 2003.
Paramount Domestic TV has firmed up the future of "Hard Copy," renewing the syndie newsmag strip through 1999 in 19 of the top 20 TV markets.
One of those faces conspicuously absent from the Fox Family Channel/Fox Kids booth at last week's Western Cable Show in Anaheim was that of the channel's incoming prexy Rich Cronin.
Anticipating a strong theatrical bow on Friday, CBS has agreed to pay MGM at least $20 million for exclusive broadcast TV rights to the latest James Bond film, "Tomorrow Never Dies."
Heeereee's Howie! Howie Mandel will launch his syndie talkshow next year from Johnny Carson's old stomping grounds, the famed Studio 1 at the NBC compound in Burbank.
CBS News has tapped John Paxson as its new VP for Europe and London bureau chief. The move is part of the reshuffling that occurred as a result of the network's less-than-stellar performance in the…
Cable rates rose by as much as 9.6% during the past two years, according to a report released Monday by the Federal Communications Commission.