People magazine's year-end "25 Most Intriguing People of 1993" lists four TV talkshow hosts -- Oprah Winfrey, David Letterman, Howard Stern, Rush Limbaugh -- and a fifth, Susan Powter, who graduates…
In a move that could signal the unraveling of MTV's stranglehold on the broadcasting of musicvideos, a consortium of record labels is discussing the formation of its own musicvideo service.
More than any of the talkshows, the carefully formatted, head-to-head latenight network comedy, variety and interview hours are dependent on their writers. "We really try to load up these shows with…
Three days after Los Angeles was injured by earthquake and aftershocks, the insults to business-as-usual in Hollywood continued.
In the fall season's last episode of NBC's "Law & Order" the host of a fictitious talkshow "Final Confession" stages a confrontation between a child molester and one of his victims, then tips off the…
Vic Damone is the headliner at the Scopus Awards ceremony honoring Larry King. Damone joins Art Buchwald and Angie Dickinson on the celebrity roster. Barbara and Marvin Davis and Ted Turner are…
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The pack of syndicated talkshows came tumbling back to earth in the first full week of the new year, while Paramount's "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" once again blasted into a high ratings orbit.
MCA TV's "Universal Action Pack," a weekly series of 24 primetime rotating telepix from top-line action producers, got off to a strong start in a dozen metered markets on Monday and Tuesday.
Beijing's anxiety over News Corp.'s plan to use satellite TV as a springboard into Chinese homes has resulted in a clampdown on cable operators and providers of satellite dish equipment, the American…
Foxstar Prods., the in-house Fox TV production unit headed by former Twentieth TV prexy Steve Bell, is in full swing on a development slate reliant in part on mining the studio's library togenerate…