British dance band Jamiroquai earned the video of the year award, but rocker Beck earned the most statuettes, taking home five at Thursday night's MTV Video Music Awards competition here at Radio…
There will be no shortage of places to watch Princess Diana's funeral on television early Saturday morning, even for those who lack cable and don't plan to drag themselves out of bed in the middle of…
UPN's season launch of its Wednesday lineup was the second-highest-rated night in the history of the netlet and its highest-rated Wednesday ever in overnight markets.
Former Turner Broadcasting exec Scott Sassa has resurfaced as the new president of NBC Television Stations, unseating 30-year peacock veteran John Rohrbeck at the helm of 11 O&O TV outlets.
The Television Bureau of Advertising Thursday projected the TV industry will see 6% to 8% ad-sales growth in 1998, spurred by the Winter Olympics and midterm election spending.
Satcaster DirecTV is being targeted in an investigation concerning possible consumer fraud by 20 state attorneys general responding to customer complaints about changes in the satellite provider's…
ABC prexy Preston Padden is being summoned by the Senate Commerce Committee to explain his plan to eschew high-definition television for a slate of lower-resolution TV channels.
Thomas Sarnoff, prexy of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation, a member of ATAS' executive committee and prez of his own Sarnoff Entertainment Corp., has been voted the Syd Cassyd…
Princess Diana's funeral Saturday is spoiling plans for the kidvid season's launch. ABC will postpone debuts of its Saturday morning cartoon slate by a week, to Sept. 13, after plans for news…
Fox Broadcasting Co. elevated three key executives Wednesday, naming David Hill chairman and CEO of FBC, Larry Jacobson president of the Fox Television Network and Jon Nesvig exec VP of Fox…