Western Intl. Media president/CEO Dennis Holt has been selected Executive of the Year in Advertising by the Hollywood Radio and Television Society.
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.
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.
ABC, CBS and the Fox Children's Network will tout their fall Saturday-morning lineups to advertisers this week as upfront sales for that daypart kick into full swing.
CBS' NCAA tournament continues to run behind last year's pace, according to preliminary Nielsen results for Saturday's "Final Four" coverage.
Two of last week's Oscar winners followed up on their success Thursday by winning Peabody Awards, the prestigious prizes for excellence in radio or TV.
Disney prexy Rich Frank has scheduled visits to the Federal Communications Commission today to lobby for a relaxation of the primetime access rule. Sources said Frank will meet with Reed Hundt, the…
Cable News Network faces trial July 11 on a contempt charge that it knowingly disobeyed a judge's 1990 order not to broadcast tape recordings of Manuel Noriega's jailhouse phone conversations.