FCC chairman Bill Kennard told congressional leaders Friday that a federal court "can and should" postpone the planned cutoff of network signals for satcast subscribers until Feb. 1.
"Costello" may be the first comedy in TV history that should come equipped with a volume warning. It is, without question, the loudest half-hour ever to hit primetime.
Lifetime has nailed down one of its main objectives in scheduling three expensive, original primetime series back-to-back on Tuesday: It's harvesting almost 50% more women 18-49 in the time period.
In the wake of a test launch earlier this summer, Hungary's M-SAT cable network said it will hit the air in November with a full slate of children's programming, including entertainment culled from…
Prima TV, long the loser in the Czech ratings race, beat out the competition for the first time last week.
The Aug. 20 U.S. bombing of Afghanistan and Sudan scored a direct Nielsen hit on daytime syndie skeins for the week ended Aug. 23, according to the latest national syndie ratings report.
MTV has tapped the Beastie Boys to receive the cabler's Video Vanguard Award at the 15th annual MTV Video Music Awards, set for Sept. 10 at the Universal Amphitheater.
Warner Bros.' syndie arm is close to sealing long-term renewal agreements for "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" with ABC and NBC O&Os in key major markets.
Hit movies are racking up network deals faster than ever before, and this summer the trend has gone into turbodrive.
Channel One, the cable TV channel specializing in local news, is shutting down its London and Bristol operations, leaving only the Liverpool service up and running.
Nickelodeon is off to a strong start in the first three days of its experiment to fill the 8-to-9-p.m. slot every weeknight with children's programming.