Notorious TV hoaxer Alan Abel has pulled yet another scam on a syndicated talkshow, with Warner Bros.' "Jenny Jones" the latest victim.
"Blossom" star Joey Lawrence and "Full House" star Candace Cameron have been tapped by Nickelodeon to host the cable web's seventh annual "Kids' Choice Awards" on May 7 at 8 p.m..
Fans unable to get tickets for any of the five sold-out concerts by the reunited Eagles may be able to catch their act on TV. A taping for MTV has been set for April 25 and 26 in Burbank.
A typically powerful CBS weekend carried the Eye network into first place in the April 4-10 primetime Nielsens race, snapping ABC's four-week winning streak.
NBC president and CEO Robert Wright says he's ready to create two new networks -- one for entertainment and another just for news -- if Washington throws out the rules that prevent the broadcast webs…
The Winter Olympics sent KCBS-TV's key demographic ratings soaring, with the station delivering two to three times its normal primetime levels during the February sweeps.
ABC, closing out its best competitive primetime performance since the 1978-79 season, faces "some real thorny dilemmas" in putting its schedule together for next fall, entertainment prexy Ted Harbert…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has inked a new Oregon affiliate, KMVU in Medford, that will begin airing all Fox programs this summer. The UHF station is in the U.S.'s 150th-largest market.
If Turner Broadcasting chairman Ted Turner wants to buy the Home Shopping Network, he has the blessing of Tele-Communications Inc. chairman John Malone.The TCI head is a key backer for a potential…
Turner Broadcasting System has tapped Steven Heyer, prez/chief operating officer of Young & Rubicam Advertising Worldwide, to head TBS' worldwide advertising sales.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has concluded the realignment of its TV divisions as Columbia TriStar TV, reassigning a number of key staffers but continuing to position Columbia and TriStar as separate…