The Parents TV Council, a conservative media watchdog group, has released its list of the top 10 most and least family-friendly programs for the 1996-97 season.
The nation's top communications regulator on Monday urged pubcasters to reject the idea of accepting paid commercials to shore up their finances and bankroll quality programming.
The long-suffering cable TV sector staged its biggest Wall Street rally in almost four years Monday after software giant Microsoft Corp. confirmed plans to invest $1 billion in No. 4 cabler Comcast…
DirecTV has extended its distribution deal with two Canadian programming services in a multiyear agreement expected to generate revenue of $200 million over the life of the contract.
NBC and Paramount Domestic Television were the big winners Saturday at the Promax International Gold Medallion Awards, honoring creative promotion and marketing campaigns for TV and radio.
A large percentage of kidvid sporting the "FCC friendly" label does not qualify as educational "by any reasonable benchmark," according a study to be released today by the Annenberg Public Policy…
After setting a base in New York when "Roseanne" and "Home Improvement" creator Matt Williams decided to move there, Wind Dancer Prods. is quickly establishing itself as a formidable Gotham player.
Sony Signatures Film & Television is reorganizing its international licensing and merchandising agents structure in anticipation of increased overseas business generated by upcoming Sony releases.
Warner Bros. Domestic's hit syndicated talker "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" has signed comedian Paula Poundstone as a regular "roving reporter."
Just three weeks before bowing on Aussie cabler Optus Vision (OV), documentary channel Odyssey has sewn up several major supply deals, toplined by what is said to be the first Oz output deal for…