CBS will air skater Nancy Kerrigan’s return to the ice as a one-hour primetime special Feb. 5, a week before the web begins its coverage of the Winter Olympics. “Nancy Kerrigan & Friends” will air at…
Umbriafiction, the RAI-sponsored international TV festival held each spring in the Umbrian hill towns of Perugia and Gubbio, has been transformed into an independent event called Italiafiction…
CBS has ordered five additional episodes of the Dick Van Dyke mystery series "Diagnosis Murder," upping the show's overall tally to 18.
The Clinton administration will probably add a second broadcast industry executive to a task force on how best to build the information superhighway, an administration staffer said Sunday.
In a unique joint distribution effort, Viacom and Mort Marcus' Debmar Studios have come into the National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab with "I Accuse," a reality court series from…
Columbia Pictures TV Distribution announced Monday that it will syndicate "The Newz," the latenight strip from former Viacom firstrun prez Michael Gerber and producer James McNamara, as well as the…
Antitrust laws must be toughened to ensure that cable TV operators and telephone companies don't thwart broadcasters and other program deliverers on the information superhighway, according to John…
TV stations that buy some or all of the six new hourlong action series powering their way into TV syndication between now and September could run afoul of the anti-violence crusaders in Washington.
King World is in talks with Oprah Winfrey about renewing her contract through 1996. Analysts said they expect the syndicator to announce today at their annual luncheon with financial types that they…
Pope John Paul attacked television as a major threat to family life Monday, saying it glorified sex and violence and wrecklessly spread false values.