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.
Fox Broadcasting Co. will again air "Roc" live on Nov. 23 for the birth of the couple's baby. Viewers will be able to call in to name the child, with proceeds going to the National Safe Kids campaign.
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
They've quickly become the rage on MTV, the arbiters of cool in teen culture and the bane of self-styled guardians of morality. Now the animated characters Beavis and Butt-Head are setting out to…
As many as 1,000 demonstrators picketed outside the headquarters of Magyar Televizio, Hungary's state television network, last weekend to protest an alleged bid by the Magyar government to strengthen…
Former KABC-TV general manager Terry Crofoot Tuesday was named VP of news for the Fox Television Stations, a role in which he will develop news strategies in each of the group's markets.
The Hong Kong government will referee the battle between Star TV and the Wharf Cable network over Star's right to have seven channels aired on the newly launched cable net.
The dazzlingly produced film-noir series "Fallen Angels" chalked up a record 12 CableAce award nominations, catapulting Showtime to 54 overall, its best total ever.