The tenor of the coverage of Princess Diana's death was uncommonly emotional for network news, which speaks to the fact that the Princess of Wales exuded an aura of showbiz glamour unparalleled for…
ExpressVu Inc. says it will launch its direct-to-home satellite television service on Sept. 10, becoming the second such player in the Canadian market.
In the latest round of a 14-year fight, the Radio-Television News Directors Assn. and the National Assn. of Broadcasters have asked a federal appeals court to order the FCC to kill its so-called…
Fox O&O KTTV's new Monday-to-Friday daytime lineup bows Sept. 8 with the 10 a.m. kickoff of the syndie strip "Home Team With Terry Bradshaw."
Sunday's death of Princess Diana in a car accident in Paris has caused widespread outrage about the aggressive methods used by some paparazzi to snatch pictures of celebrities, and has revived calls…
Food Lion's award from Capital Cities/ABC Inc. for a hidden-camera expose that accused the grocery chain of selling rat-gnawed cheese and rotting meat was reduced Friday from $5.5 million to…
Janeen Schreyer served as makeup department head on the TNT miniseries “George Wallace.” Patty Androff was the project’s key makeup artist. Schreyer’s name was omitted from an Aug. 21 review…
Voracious Spanish telco Telefonica is in preliminary talks with Televisa about acquiring a minority stake in the Mexican conglom, local media in both countries have reported.
Paramount Stations Group has struck a deal to acquire another UPN affiliate. PSG said Friday it has an agreement with Centennial Communications to buy UHF outlet WGNT in the 40th-ranked TV market of…
Not since the MTV premiere of "Beavis & Butt-head" in the spring of 1993 has an animated series stirred as much comment as Comedy Central's "South Park," which features a group of foul-mouthed…
French television network TF1 has acquired one of the last sizable film catalogs still available by purchasing Les Films Ariane's 300-pic library.