Pay-per-view events came of age as a heavy-duty revenue generator during the 1990s.
Grupo Televisa unveiled a one-stop ad sales plan for its pay TV operations. Mexico's dominant broadcaster is also a leading provider via its majority stakes in satcaster Sky Mexico and Mexico City…
Lawyers for Playboy Television appeared in the Supreme Court on Tuesday to argue against a law that would force cable operators to completely block the sound and video from their softcore porn…
Only Ebenezer Scrooge would knock TNT's "A Christmas Carol." Handsome, wholesome and finely tuned, the cable web's take on Charles Dickens' 1843 masterwork is TV at its classiest.
Bridging that big pond, the Atlantic, may get a little easier now that Pearson Television has created Little Pond Television to develop comedy formats for the U.K. and the U.S.
Homer and the rest of the Simpson clan will take center stage at the Sixth Annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival, held this February in Aspen. The festival has signed most of "The Simpsons'" regular cast…
Pro basketball is off to a slow start on Ted Turner's TNT, dropping 20% in the Nielsen ratings from the same November period in 1997.
CBS is placing its faith in Carol Marin to boost the dismal local news ratings at its owned-and-operated station in Chicago.
Powered by the whammo perf of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," ABC Tuesday officially claimed victory in the do-or-die game called sweeps -- the first time that's happened since before Disney took…
Twentieth TV's "Forgive or Forget" will be Love-less now that the show's host, Mother Love, is ankling the relationship strip, with Robin Givens set to fill the role of peacemaker.
President Clinton signed into law Monday legislation that will allow satcasters to offer local TV stations, kicking off what many hope is a new era of competition for the cable industry.