Sunday's Chicago Bulls-Indiana Pacers game on NBC scored an average 20.7 rating, 34 share in 35 markets metered by Nielsen, giving it a strong chance to emerge in national results as the…
HBO, charged up by its subscribers' response to the Tom Hanks miniseries "From the Earth to the Moon," is developing minis on the civil-rights movement in the 1950s and '60s; the effect of drugs on…
Cable operators are strapping on their battle armor, preparing to try to beat back the robust increases Ted Turner is asking them to pony up for another five years of TNT.
"Titanic," "Men in Black" "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery" and "Face/Off" each won two trophies at the 1998 MTV Movie Awards Saturday, which will be telecast Thursday from 9-11 p.m…
ABC News chairman Roone Arledge said Friday that he's handing over the day-to-day management of the division he's run since 1977 to David Westin, who was named ABC News president in March 1997.
The Kushner-Locke Co. has formed a joint venture with Enrique Cerezo to launch Gran Canal Latino, a movie satellite channel for Latin America and Spanish-speaking markets in the United States.
After two weeks of hard bargaining, CBS affiliates have agreed to a plan that calls for affils to pony up an estimated $30 million to $40 million per year over the next eight years to help the Eye…
On the heels of a strong showing in the May sweep, indie KCAL led the field Saturday at the local Emmy derby with eight wins for its news and sports productions.
HBO has hired Dolores Morris away from Children's Television Workshop to become VP, original programming, for HBO Family channel, a recently launched multiplex network that targets families and…
While the story may be so familiar as to be a cliche -- middle-class worker bucks the odds in an inner-city school -- adept script and uniformly strong cast draw Richard Pearce-directed "Thicker than…
Paramount Domestic TV has inked a long-term renewal of "Entertainment Tonight" with CBS O&Os in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and five other markets.