Home Shopping Network Inc. said Monday it has launched a private-label credit card for purchases from its television programs, outlet stores and mail-order catalogs.
Basic cable networks have given new life to old TV shows, so who's to say the same can't be done for sports programming.
A glance at the more than 100 pilot orders from the Big Three networks and Fox Broadcasting paints a grim picture for independents looking to break into the series game.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
David Himelfarb, senior VP of production at Witt-Thomas Prods., is expected to leave that post later this spring to become the head of comedy series development at CBS Entertainment.
The Carsey-Werner Co., producer of ABC's "Grace Under Fire," is preparing to revive its dormant syndication wing.
Mark Mandala is leaving Capital Cities/ABC. Mandala, president of the ABC Television Network, said he was retiring from the company May 1.
Rysher Entertainment, already on the air with three firstrun action hours, has acquired another feature-film property for that market, "F/X," in addition to taking its first steps into network…
"Good Morning America" closed out the first quarter with a solid win over "Today," though the only positive movement in the daypart year-to-year was recorded by perennial cellar-dweller "CBS This…
Accusing KCBS-TV of violating a 1988 Hispanic hiring agreement, National Hispanic Media Coalition president Esther Renteria has vowed to file a Federal Communications Commission complaint in 30 days…
Viacom Inc. has unloaded two of its 13 radio stations to Crescent Communications, bringing an end to a six-month search for a buyer.