Shamrock Broadcasting Inc. said it will sell Cleveland radio stations WHK-AM and WMMS-FM to Hirsch Holdings, a unit of OmniAmerica Communications Inc. It did not specify terms, but one source close…
Jane Fonda’s Fonda Films has begun production on “Lakota Woman,” a$ 7 million movie for husband Ted Turner’s TNT network that will air in 1994 as part of the web’s “Native Americans” initiative. Lois…
David Letterman is going primetime -- in reruns. E! Entertainment Television has acquired exclusive rights to "Late Night With David Letterman" from NBC, the cable channel announced Wednesday.
Time Warner and the National Cable Television Assn. have each filed suit asking a federal court to overturn new cable rate regulations designed to reduce consumer rates an estimated $ 1 billion…
Brett Butler, star of ABC's highly rated new sitcom "Grace Under Fire," has signed with the Gersh Agency.
Apparently feeling it's found the prescription for its Friday woes, CBS has ordered five more episodes of the new series "Diagnosis Murder," bringing the total commitment to 13 hours.
Columbia's "Ricki Lake" bubbled to the top of the low-rated freshman talkshow class during the week ended Oct. 24, with its best performance yet in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings.
Italy bid farewell Wednesday to Federico Fellini in a funeral befitting a director of such style and spectacle. About 15,000 people crowded into the lavishly Baroque interior of St. Mary of the…
With interest growing in a 500-channel future, several panelists at Wednesday's "Interactive Television Today" confab at InterTainment '93 questioned just how much coin consumers will shell out for…
When it comes to "politically incorrect" comedians, Comedy Central just doesn't get the joke. In the most serious of tones, the laff cabler has filed a lawsuit against Borscht Belt comic Jackie Mason…
License renewal challenges have been filed at the FCC against 12 California TV stations accused of violating the agency's equal employment opportunity rules.