The National Cable Television Assn. is urging the Federal Communications Commission to nix broadcast industry attempts to become "multichannel providers" during the transition to high-definition TV.
Susan E. Binford, vice president of corporate and media relations at NBC and head of West Coast publicity for the network, will leave to become senior VP of public relations for the Turner…
MTM Television's claim that "Rescue 911" is a documentary is prompting raised eyebrows at the Federal Communications Commission. "People are skeptical" about MTM's request to have the program…
Richard Lewis has joined DIC Animation City Inc., parent company of DIC Enterprises, as vice president of public relations and promotion.
"In Living Color" cast member Kim Wayans issued a statement yesterday acknowledging that Fox has filed an arbitration demand against her accusing her of being "uncooperative."
Turner Broadcasting's fledgling Cartoon Network weighed in with a sizable 0.8 average national rating for its first six weeks of Nielsen measurement ended Jan. 31.
The National Cable Television Assn. yesterday asked a federal court for permission to intervene in a case involving Bell Atlantic Corp.'s bid to provide cable TV service in its local service area.
Negotiations on U.S. television rights to the 1996 Olympics could be postponed until late this year if a delay would mean a richer contract, IOC president Juan Antonio Samaranch said yesterday.
A planned sitcom starring Sinbad will set sail next season out of Fox Broadcasting Co., which apparently edged CBS to reel in the project.
CBS Entertainment prexy Jeff Sagansky wants to see a reduction in the amount of violence on television.
Reed Intl., parent company of Daily Variety, has agreed to a T62.3 million ($ 90 million) pricetag for its 3.66% stake in British satellite broadcaster BSkyB.