The network news landscape changed again yesterday with the promotion of ABC News veteran Bob Murphy to senior VP for hard news.
Prime Ticket has struck a ground-breaking five-year deal with the California Angels, an arrangement that will bring Major League baseball to the basic-cable regional sports network for the first time.
NBC has tapped "Saturday Night Live" exec producer Lorne Michaels to create a new series to fill the hole left by the departure of "Late Night" host David Letterman, whose move to CBS was finally…
The U.S. motion picture and TV industries have globalized twice as fast as the overall U.S. economy, according to a study expected to be released today by the Commerce Department.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences board of governors -- reacting to severe media criticism and ABC's upcoming TV awards show--has approved a number of major procedural changes in the…
Home Box Office and Paramount Pictures have extended their six-year exclusive licensing agreement, set to expire this year, for four more years, the companies said yesterday. The new deal is…
NBC was reportedly scrambling yesterday to secure a replacement for "Late Night With David Letterman" while exex huddled to discuss ways to put the proper "spin" on what could be a bruising session…
In its two-hour debut, Paramount's "The Untouchables" outperformed NBC's Tuesday night lineup of "Quantum Leap" and "Reasonable Doubts" in L.A. and most other markets while continuing to improve time…
The Federal Communications Commission has upheld a $ 5,000 fine levied against ABC affiliate KESQ-TV, Palm Springs, for violating equal employment opportunity rules.
Cablevision Systems Corp.'s V Cable unit completed the purchase of a 20% stake in U.S. Cable Television Group.
Following a miserable holiday period, nearly every strip in syndication experienced double-digit percentage gains in the Nielsen national barter rankings for the year-ending week that concluded Jan…