In the wake of the News Corp. takeover of Star TV, chief Julian Mounter has confirmed rumors about his future.
Rep. John Bryant (D-Texas) on Wednesday offered legislation directing the FCC to set standards for reducing the level of TV violence.
A survey by Cable Networks Inc. of more than 300 television stations has found that at least 75% are seeking either retransmission consent or some combination of retrans and must-carry in…
Rookie writer/helmer David O'Neill, who recently landed Charlie Sheen as a co-star and Cary Elwes and Amanda Plummer in cameos for his big-screen adaptation of Jack London's novel "Martin Eden," has…
KTLA-TV's Sunday night newscast was delayed due to computer failure. The Los Angeles station's primary computer malfunctioned about 8:45 p.m., preventing printing of scripts and causing other…
Vet producer Michael Seligman has been named associate producer and Danette Herman has signed on as exec in charge of talent for ABC's "45th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards," which will be telecast on…
President Clinton's speech to the nation on the budget bill will be televised tonight by the Big Three and CNN. ABC, CBS, CNN and NBC all said Monday they would carry the PDT.
Put under a spotlight that included blazing TV cameras and a circuslike atmosphere -- and despite the cautionary remarks of Sen. Paul Simon -- it was for the most part an unrepentant television…
Four weeks after signing on as head of drama and light entertainment at the Ten Network, Valerie Hardy has unveiled her first project: A 26-episode spinoff series of current Oz pic "The Heartbreak…
"A Country Practice," one of Australia's most successful and long-running drama series, has been canceled after 12 years on the Seven Network.