Universal TV, reshaping its producer roster under new management, has augmented its lineup with a half-dozen recent deals and is pressing forward with several new projects--including two…
Japanese pubcaster NHK has developed a device that enables high-definition TV programs broadcast in different formats to be viewed on the same receiver.
"The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour," not seen on TV since CBS fired the satirist folk singers in 1969, will be recycled on E! Entertainment Television as an hourlong nightly series on the cable…
Buena Vista Television's new syndie animated series "Goof Troop" has taken a bite out of "Batman: The Animated Series" on the Fox Children's Network.
KCBS-TV entertainment reporter Steve Kmetko will leave the O&O at the end of November, station general manager Steve Gigliotti confirmed late yesterday.
Michael Jackson, Frank Sinatra, Phil Donahue and Oprah Winfrey will be among the warriors on the front lines of the November sweeps battle, as the networks announced air dates for various movies…
Another "Designing Women" cast member has drafted her walking papers.
CBS baseball playoffs 12.6/22 average The Eye web finished this year's eight prime time playoff games down 9% from last year's 13.8/24 average. Wednesday's Atlanta-vs.-Pittsburgh nail-biter pulled a…
CBS was breathing a small sigh of relief on Wednesday as Atlanta's thrilling win over Pittsburgh swept a higher-profile team into the World Series with by far the best numbers for any playoff game…
There's good news for public broadcaster RAI on the legislative front. The Italian government decided yesterday that RAI will remain entirely state-owned, putting an end to months of speculation that…
"Bold and the Beautiful" could end up in court. Sources close to RAI-2 say the network plans to take legal action against Bell Phillips Television Intl., producer of "Bold and the Beautiful,"…