A pair of Hollywood producers will be making a rare foray into the world of PBS with "Reverse Angle"--a one-hour pilot for an ongoing documentary series fronted by the New Republic's Fred Barnes and…
"CBS This Morning" earned its highest rating in the program's history during the Jan. 18-22 Nielsen week but still ranked third, as viewing surged for all three morning shows.
Fox News president Van Gordon Sauter yesterday termed "godawful" the performance of Los Angeles television news outlets in the aftermath of last year's L.A. riots.
The board of directors of NOS, the umbrella organization for the Dutch public broadcasting system, has unanimously voted to alter the entire management structure of the pubcasters.
Starting this year, the preliminary round of judging for the annual International Emmy Awards will be held in centers throughout the world, rather than exclusively in the United States, which has…
Viva, the working title of a planned German-lingo, MTV-style music channel, is tentatively slated to bow Aug. 19. New German infotainment web Vox will help kick off the new channel, which is hoping…
Broadcasters, film studios and news directors are among a group of parties that has filed suit to block Federal Communications Commission rules that limit "indecent" programming to between midnight…
New strip series are facing one of the tightest marketplaces in years, according to a number of signs that surfaced at the National Assn. of Television Program Executives (NATPE) convention.
Cable TV-originated children's programs are less likely to contain violence than those produced by the broadcast networks, but cable violence in general is on par with the webs, according to a report…
David Verdi has been named exec news director at NBC News, where he will have responsibility for the full NBC newsgathering operation, the news desk and all national and international bureaus.