Time Warner's Gerald Levin, Sony Corp.'s Michael Schulhof, QVC's Barry Diller and News Corp.'s Rupert Murdoch are among the latest industry notables added to the Academy of Television Arts…
King World confirmed Monday that its new Rolonda Watts talkshow will replace the defunct "Les Brown Show" on Jan. 17.
The media coverage of the Michael Jackson investigation -- fueled primarily by the tabloid shows -- is biased and at times racist, according to Shannon F. Reeves, West Coast director of the National…
ABC News prez Roone Arledge will be inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame March 21 at the National Assn. of Broadcasters annual convention.
"Amelia Earhart" scripter Anna Sandor's name was misspelled in a story Monday on TNT telepix.
Fox Television Station Prods. is readying a new "Cops"-like cinema verite half-hour weekly series for firstrun syndication called "Trauma Center," sources said Monday.
Wall Street investors tackled News Corp. shares Monday after the media titan's Fox Broadcasting unit said it would pay a whopping $ 1.58 billion for the right to televise NFL National Football…
ABC News adamantly denied suggestions the executive producer of "20/20" has rejected or discouraged stories on nuclear energy and the environment because of his wife's ties to the nuclear industry.
In a surprise move, 5-year-old Zodiac Entertainment Monday announced that founders Peter Keefe and Brian Lacey will exit the small but well-known niche player in the firstrun kids syndication…
To make CBS and David Letterman more comfortable in the Ed Sullivan Theatre, the city film office recently got the parks department to plant pear trees outside the theater on Broadway.
New World Entertainment and Conduit Communications have launched a joint venture that will develop and produce programming for New World's affiliated companies -- the SCI Television stations and…