A long-running copyright suit ended with a verdict in favor of Steven Bochco last week when a federal jury found that he did not copy the script for the defunct TV hospital drama "City of Angels."
The Discovery-owned Animal Planet has hired Maureen Smith, a cable TV veteran, to run the network as executive VP and general manager.
There's plenty of new programming on the tube this summer, but viewers are gravitating toward the familiar -- both original unscripted skeins and repeats of scripted fare.
It's good to be Kary McHoul Gatens, who has ankled E! to rejoin Fox Broadcasting as senior VP of alternative programming.
The battle of the network news anchors flared up this spring as ABC's Peter Jennings tied with NBC's Tom Brokaw in demos for the first time since 1996.
Syndicated TV magazines have risen up in the Nielsens from the mid-June summer doldrums, catapulted by coverage of the huge sales racked up by Bill Clinton's autobiography "My Life" and by the…
Israel Air Force helicopters fired three missiles early Tuesday into a building in Gaza City that houses several media outlets, including CNN, the BBC, Arab satcaster Al-Jazeera and German pubcaster…
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset broadcast group has dealt Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia a major blow by snapping up rights to matches played by three top Italian soccer clubs…
Scott Sternberg Prods. and Bischoff-Hervey Entertainment have partnered with hotel heir Rick Hilton to place their bets on a reality competition promising a $7 million payday.
NBC Universal has upped Beth Roberts to exec VP of business affairs for the network and cable entertainment divisions.
Today's teenagers are smarter than they were 30 years ago.