Surprise audits of 40 broadcast stations found only one that had violated the Federal Communication Commission's limits on commercial time during children's television programming.
King World has sold its first primetime network TV series to NBC, the drama "Murder Inc." from executive producers Nicholas Pileggi, Albert Ruddy and Andre Morgan.
New pay cabler BET Movies/Starz!3 announced a slate of four original films featuring thesps such as Morgan Freeman, Alfre Woodard, Loretta Devine, CCH Pounder, Hill Harper and Melvin Van Peebles.
The initial Tuesday try for a firstrun "King of the Hill" on Fox has generated promising Nielsens, but premiering schedule mate "Costello," as expected, is having trouble fitting into that schedule.
Roger Goodman has been upped to VP of special projects for ABC Inc.
Thalia Assuras has been tapped to fill the long-vacant 7-8 a.m. co-anchor position on "This Morning," amid continuing speculation that bigger changes are in the works at the Eye web's third-place…
Another Tuesday trauma swirled through the corridors of Markiza TV. This time previously ousted general manager Pavel Rusko responded with calls to the public to protect Markiza against private…
A two-year-old court case over a disputed terrestrial signal in Slovenia is finally nearing an end.
Henry Schleiff was named president and CEO of Court TV Tuesday. Prior to joining Court TV, Schleiff was executive VP for Studios USA.
Two weeks after Ksenia Ponomareva resigned as managing director of Russia's Channel 1 ORT (Public Russian Television) following management clashes, Russian President Boris Yeltsin has nominated Igor…
While noting that "Will & Grace" is clearly NBC's best new comedy isn't saying terribly much, the show does spring out of the box boasting snappy dialogue, James Burrows' usual masterful directorial…