With the ink on its Fox deal fully dry, the National Football League announced that it would be beaming its games to satellite dish owners, via TVN, the multichannel pay-per-view satellite network.
Information superhighway legislation that permits telephone company entry into the cable TV business and grants spectrum flexibility to broadcasters cleared the House Energy and Commerce Committee on…
The Associated Press has appointed Stephen Claypole, editor of Reuters Television, as the managing director and chief executive of its recently announced international news video division, APTV.
NBC is trying to strike first in the three-way Harding-Kerrigan movie derby, announcing an April 30 airdate for its unauthorized account, "The Tonya & Nancy Story."
Europe's leading pay television networks have taken the first step toward creating a lobby designed to combat pay-TV piracy.
George Hamilton and Lucie Arnaz are preparing to squeeze their way into the crowded daytime syndicated talkshow arena in 1995.
BBC Radio said Wednesday it was launching a "good news" show in Britain after one of its announcers campaigned for less gloomy news reports.
"Beethoven" and "Free Willy," two features with strong youth appeal, will both be making the transition to network television next fall as animated Saturday-morning series.
British Sky Broadcasting, the Rupert Murdoch-owned satelliter, is embarking on a free home trial in an effort to boost dish sales and subscription revenues.
The Winter Olympics left many syndicated shows on thin ice during the four weeks of Nielsen national barter rankings corresponding to the local market February sweeps. Massive preemptions, atypical…