PaineWebber Inc. Thursday lowered its share rating of CBS Inc. to "neutral" from "attractive."
Jones Intercable Inc. said Thursday that it believes new benchmark cable rate regulations by the Federal Communications Commission will require the company to reduce rates for certain regulated…
Bill Paxton will play a used-car salesman in James Cameron's "True Lies," which is in production. Paxton just completed production on "Tombstone," which is skedded for a Dec. 17 release from Buena…
ABC will launch its in-house comedy/variety series "The Paula Poundstone Show" at 10 p.m. Oct. 30 behind "The Twins Halloween Caper," a made-for-TV, Halloween-themed movie starring "Full House" twins…
Leading French network TF1 has the greenlight to broadcast in Belgium while carrying advertising specifically targeting the local population.
The Seattle sound scored big at MTV's Video Music Awards, with Pearl Jam taking four of the spaceman statuettes during ceremonies Thursday at the Universal Amphitheatre. Nirvana, Alice in Chains and…
Barry Diller's QVC Network has confirmed a deal with former Fox News prez Stephen Chao to create shows and products for Q2 -- its newly announced shopping/programming service -- as well as act as a…
Former "Cheers" co-stars John Ratzenberger and George Wendt have joined the presenter roster for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards. Wendt received six nominations for the series, while…
Despite a spate a scandals to titilate the tabloids, Twentieth TV's "A Current Affair" suffered a setback in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the week ended Aug. 22.
The Reed Midem Organization has named CLT president Gaston Thorn its Mipcom Man of the Year.
ABC affiliates will get a second look this week at the controversial drama series "NYPD Blue," with the second episode and revised pilot (minus 15 seconds in a sex scene) being fed to stations…