ABC has given sophomore comedy hit "Home Improvement" an unprecedented three-year renewal--through the 1995-96 television season--in conjunction with an exclusive two-series deal with the producer…
Repercussions from the passage of cable reregulation legislation, technological advances and the impact of a new administration in the White House will be key issues under discussion at the 25th…
MGM TV has pacted with Claster TV to distribute a new animated version of "The Pink Panther," to be offered as a Monday-through-Friday strip for fall 1993.
A few painfully obvious conclusions can be drawn from the first disaster-free major sweeps period in Los Angeles in recent memory.
ABC's "Good Morning America" won the morning news crown for the second consecutive week while CBS notched its 194th straight daytime win, according to Nielsen viewer results for the week ending Nov…
NBC has apparently trumped the other webs in the almost comical race to be first with their Amy Fisher telefilm, scheduling the movie "Amy Fisher: My Story" for Dec. 28 in its Monday movie slot.
Graff Pay-Per-View Inc. signed a letter of intent to acquire an interest in HVC Ltd., a United Kingdom pay television programming firm.
A number of magazine strips continued to enjoy solid national ratings in Nielsen syndication standings for the week of Nov. 9, while the off-network strips "Designing Women" and "Roseanne" also…
The British Broadcasting Corp. made its first public contribution Thursday to the debate about its future role and financing, unveiling a detailed policy document in response to the government's BBC…
Looking for a lively, and long-winded, debate? Throw several writers--from TV and movies--into a room and ask them one simple question: How much power do writers have in Hollywood? Make sure there…
ABC punctuated its November sweeps victory with a big Tuesday win last week, claiming its first major sweeps crown since February 1988 and its first November Arbitron triumph in 11 years.