The Japanese love baseball, but the People's Republic of China has never been known to go in big for foreign sports -- or foreign culture in general. But that could change now that Chinese pubcaster…
"Phenom"-- James L. Brooks' second sitcom under his multiseries deal with the network gets one of TV's best times, between "Full House" and "Roseanne."
TV fall schedules are being trotted out by Germany's webs against the background of the IFA (Consumer Electronics Exhibition). Germany's two leading private webs, RTL and SAT 1, did their…
CBS comedies "The Trouble With Larry" and "Tall Hopes" preemed meekly Wednesday, drawing a 6.9 rating/13 share and 7.9/14, respectively, from 8-9 p.m.
CBS, backing off its previous stridently held position, confirmed Thursday it's discussing the launch of a cable channel with top multisystem operators throughout the country.
Republic Pictures Prods., fresh off a recapitalization of the company, is pressing forward with a TV movie slate that includes two projects in production, a third on order and eight more in active…
Irish rock band U2 has been added to the talent lineup of the MTV Video Music Awards Sept. 2 at the Universal Amphitheatre.
"Good Morning America" inched back into the lead in the breakfast battle for Aug. 16-20, while status quo reigned elsewhere throughout Nielsen daytime and fringe dayparts.
Carol Burnett and Janine Turner will be presenters on the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards telecast.
Rick Rogers has taken his Rogers Entertainment to Warner Bros. TV under a first-look producing deal that will seek to develop and produce programming featuring the manager's roster of stand-up comedy…
Congress should pass legislation ensuring safeguards against potential telephone comph'wany abuses once the Baby Bells enter the cable TV arena, a liberal public interest group said Wednesday.