Turner has fixed a launch date of March 17 for its Spanish-lingo newsnet CNN en Espanol and unveiled the newsnet's programming slate.
Tribune Entertainment's "The Geraldo Rivera Show" was renewed on five top CBS O&Os through 1998.
In a week when frigid weather kept viewers inside and glued to their sets, "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" maintained its hot streak the week ending Jan. 12.
NBC announced Thursday that it is shuttering Canal de Noticias, its 4-year-old Spanish-lingo news service distributed to Latin America, and instead will give widespread distribution to MSNBC and CNBC…
Fred Hayman has been named fashion coordinator for the 69th Academy Awards presentation, show producer Gilbert Cates announced Thursday. It's Hayman's ninth consecutive year in the role.
In the wake of Tele-Communications Inc.'s agreement Wednesday to restore both MTV and VH1 to cable markets nationally, Comedy Central may well be the next service to be reinstated for the nearly 1.7…
What a difference a year makes. In 1995, the National Assn. of Broadcasters' board was divided when it came to local management agreements and refused to release the trade group's lobbyists to argue…
In an example of the kind of synergy likely to become commonplace between CBS News and the new CBS nonfiction cable net Eye on People, Paula Zahn has been tapped to host the weekly…
China has backed away from a threatened crackdown on the territory's broadcasters. But the move comes as it went ahead this week with plans to water down civil liberties after the July 1 handover by…
Jim Henson Interactive has struck a deal to develop original online content exclusively for the Microsoft Network.
German pay TV channel Premiere has temporarily put the brakes on media mogul Leo Kirch's DF1, the country's first digital pay TV web.