Sports agent David Falk has joined forces with black-oriented showbiz company Space Station TV to broker the production of theatrical movies and made-for-cable pics geared to the urban, ethnic market.
Showtime Event Television, perhaps mindful that Saturday night's bite-shortened heavyweight championship fight between Evander Holyfield and Mike Tyson had set a record for pay-per-view buys and…
President Clinton tapped CBS Entertainment president Leslie Moonves on Saturday to help lead a White House commission charged with drawing up a blueprint for the relationship between broadcasters and…
United News & Media is attempting to extend its ITV empire by launching a takeover bid for HTV, the regional ITV station for Wales and western England.
Sending a message to its harshest critics and biggest clients, Nielsen Media Research has teamed with Lucent Technologies to develop high-tech means of measuring TV viewing and online usage.
The head of Fukuoka Broadcasting Corp. (FBS) said Wednesday he will step down from the broadcaster in the major southwestern Japanese city over a scandal in which the TV station bilked advertisers…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) on Thursday won a preliminary injunction in Los Angeles Superior Court against a company and individuals attempting to profit from the sale of a…
"Crook & Chase" is heading back to Nashville. Universal Television has dropped the syndie talkshow hosted by Lorianne Crook and Charlie Chase, but executive producer Jim Owens intends to revive the…
Need an update from last week's "Homicide"? Want a recipe from a cooking segment on "Today"? NBC can provide it to you beginning in August through a linkup with interactive TV service Wink…
Comcast Corp. is in discussions with the Fox/Liberty sports joint venture, ESPN and CNN-SI about tying its Philadelphia sports channel to a national programming "backdrop" offered by one of the three…
CBS' new TV station group CEO Mel Karmazin promised a group of Wall Street investors Wednesday he would deliver a turnaround in the poorly performing unit as soon as the third quarter of this year.