In a departure from recent telecasts, Angela Lansbury has been tapped to host the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards.
The Public Broadcasting System, long a target of conservative criticism, has been tagged by a liberal media watchdog group as too mainstream.
Dan Castellaneta has been voted to receive a Primetime Emmy Award for the second consecutive year for his work as the voice of Homer on Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "The Simpsons." The voiceover Emmy…
Augustine Martinez has jumped from his post as general manager of Spanish-language station KVEA-TV to become G.M. of cross-town rival KMEX-TV.
Brian Williams has been named anchor of the "NBC Nightly News" Saturday edition. Williams, a former co-anchor at WCBS-TV in New York, joined NBC as a correspondent in March.
The first talent has been announced for the Primetime Emmy Awards, with Tim Allen, Dana Carvey, Farrah Fawcett, Jay Leno, Mary Tyler Moore, Paula Poundstone , Patricia Richardson and Garry Shandling…
Paramount will likely tapinto its own ranks to fill the exec producer void on the syndicated series "Hard Copy."
Congress may be on recess until after Labor Day, but House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Edward Markey (D-Mass.) is showing no signs of slacking off his crusade against TV violence. Markey…
NBC's "Today" topped "Good Morning America" for the second consecutive week in Nielsen daytime and fringe results for Aug. 9-13, while ABC continues to breathe down the neck of CBS' lineup.
After taking a public tongue-lashing from Paramount, Fox Thursday defended its decision to buy a UHF indie in Philadelphia and to chuck its affiliation pact in the market with Par-owned WTXF.
Less than a month after buying a controlling interest in Hong Kong-based Star TV, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has named James F. Griffiths as managing director of the company.