Two of last week's Oscar winners followed up on their success Thursday by winning Peabody Awards, the prestigious prizes for excellence in radio or TV.
Disney prexy Rich Frank has scheduled visits to the Federal Communications Commission today to lobby for a relaxation of the primetime access rule. Sources said Frank will meet with Reed Hundt, the…
Cable News Network faces trial July 11 on a contempt charge that it knowingly disobeyed a judge's 1990 order not to broadcast tape recordings of Manuel Noriega's jailhouse phone conversations.
If "L.A. Law" returns to NBC next season, it's unlikely Corbin Bernsen will be on hand to play America's favorite sleazy divorce lawyer, Arnie Becker. Bernsen has cut a deal for a CBS pilot being…
The 21st annual Daytime Emmy Awards show may still offer suspense, but it will have to do so without the perennial "Will she or won't she?" question about Susan Lucci.
The Carsey-Werner Co., producer of ABC's "Grace Under Fire," is preparing to revive its dormant syndication wing.
Mark Mandala is leaving Capital Cities/ABC. Mandala, president of the ABC Television Network, said he was retiring from the company May 1.
Rysher Entertainment, already on the air with three firstrun action hours, has acquired another feature-film property for that market, "F/X," in addition to taking its first steps into network…
"Good Morning America" closed out the first quarter with a solid win over "Today," though the only positive movement in the daypart year-to-year was recorded by perennial cellar-dweller "CBS This…
Accusing KCBS-TV of violating a 1988 Hispanic hiring agreement, National Hispanic Media Coalition president Esther Renteria has vowed to file a Federal Communications Commission complaint in 30 days…
Viacom Inc. has unloaded two of its 13 radio stations to Crescent Communications, bringing an end to a six-month search for a buyer.