"Guiding Light" -- TV's longest running show -- has named Christopher Dunn as co-headwriter. He will work under Lloyd "Lucky" Gold who was named headwriter in early May.
After a short stint at USA Cable, Richard Sheingold will return to his old post as president, CBS Spot Sales. Taking on the additional title of exec VP of sales, Viacom Television Stations, Sheingold…
The vast majority of weekday TV shows in broadcast syndication suffered year-to-year national household ratings declines during the recently concluded May ratings sweep, which ran April 26-May 23.
In its first major primetime revamp in over 25 years, PBS will premiere a new lineup this fall.
Television authorities in the southern African state of Zimbabwe have banned a weekly talkshow critical of President Robert Mugabe's policies and actions.
Tele-Munchen topper Herbert Kloiber has filed a complaint with the German cartel authorities over the Kirch Group's stake in Formula One car racing that now gives it rights to all major racing events.
MTV Latin America has inked a deal with Warner Music for two "unplugged" concerts to be taped in Miami.
LWT Factual, the documentary production arm of ITV station LWT, has formed a strategic partnership with L.A.-based Film Garden to co-produce docs for the U.S. and U.K.
ITV has bucked the U.K.'s downward advertising trend and signed a three-year £50 million ($70 million) sponsorship deal with Coca-Cola for the network's Premier League soccer highlights show.
Private web TF1 has acquired the French TV rights to "Pearl Harbor," the channel said Thursday.
Yakker host Maury Povich has been tapped prexy of the Gotham chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.