A federal court here yesterday delayed the effective date of a rule designed to limit "indecent" programming on cable-leased access channels.
There are few executive producers who provoke the kind of strong pro/con opinions that new NBC News president Andrew Lack does.
Rupert Murdoch yesterday petitioned the Federal Communications Commission for permission to own the New York Post while he retains control of WNYW-TV. FCC rules bar common ownership of a newspaper…
Laurie Goldstein has been promoted to senior VP of operations at MTV Networks. She will continue to be based in New York and to oversee management of personnel and activities within production…
The Delta Burke vehicle "Delta" looked average in its return to ABC in the plush post-"Roseanne" slot Tuesday, pulling a 14.7 rating, 22 share and falling 21% off its lead-in.
"Madonna Exposed" was underexposed during a mostly flat week in syndication, according to Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the period ending March 28.
Producer Daniel L. Paulson has entered into a first-look deal at Viacom Prods. to create movies, series and specials for the networks and cable.
MTV's "The Big Picture" on Friday airs "A Day in the Life of Producer Joel Silver," a special edition of the cable service's weekly half-hour look at films.
The week of Jan. 18-24 was the most-watched week in the history of public TV , with daytime programs such as "Barney & Friends" accounting for most of the viewership increase, PBS officials said…
NBC Olympic triplecast exec Martin Lafferty has been named VP of programming and provider services at TV Answer, the Reston, Va.-based firm that plans to launch an interactive TV service in September.
For generations of filmgoers, the Oscar/box office success of "Unforgiven" and "Dances With Wolves" and such TV fare as "Lonesome Dove" is sweet revenge for the naysayers who claimed the Western…