Even for someone who presides over a network populated by neurotic comedians, Doug Herzog seems overanxious. "We always see the edge of the cliff," MTVN's Entertainment Group topper says when asked…
The network known for its solid, stable schedule is now looking to add another "s"-word to its programming vocabulary: sexy. Poised to finish a fifth consecutive season as TV's most-watched net, CBS…
Rosie O'Donnell is leaving ABC's "The View" in June, which should send conservative talkers like Sean Hannity, Larry Elder and Bill O'Reilly into a collective state of mourning.
It owns one of the nation's largest home mortgage lenders and financial service providers, GMAC LLC. It owns or co-owns a school bus manufacturer, the Alamo and National rental car firms, an Israeli…
MTV is making some bilingual noise, as its newest channel targets Latino youth through an unusual distribution model. MTV Tr3s (yes, that's "Tres" with a 3), which launched in September, is the…
As channels continue to proliferate, U.S. shows are more important than ever to European broadcasters, but an initiative spearheaded by Warner Bros Intl. Television Distribution (WBITVD) looks like…
"Family Guy," set to bow this fall in off-net broadcast syndication, has now cleared 90 percent of the country, repping 150 markets. Distribbed by Twentieth TV, "Family Guy" is now set in 24 of the…
Los Angeles native Stan Chambers came to work at KTLA in 1947 and was joined there by Hal Fishman in 1965. Together, they have spent more than a century reporting news for the station.
ABC opened the May sweeps with a victory among young adults on Thursday, while CBS wasn't far behind and led in its target demo, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
The green light has been given for the launch of a U.K. free-to-view satellite TV service backed by the BBC.
Feature filmmaking in Los Angeles continued to cool but TV activity has amped up to record-setting levels thanks to reality shows. A 22% decline in off-lot feature activity during the first quarter…