Veteran TV marketing exec Alan Cohen, best known for ABC's "TV Is Good" campaign, has been named president of domestic theatrical marketing for 20th Century Fox.
King World announced Monday that two of its vet execs -- King World domestic TV sales prexy J. Stuart Stringfellow and King World Intl. prexy Fred Cohen -- will take early retirement.
"Good Morning America" news anchor Antonio Mora has ankled the ABC News ayemcast to become the primary anchorman at WBBM, the CBS O&O in Chicago.
A coalition of consumer orgs and citizen groups has asked the FCC to reimpose a strict federal limit on cable television system ownership, on the heels of the proposed merger of AT&T Broadband and…
Brazil is implementing a parental control TV system similar to that in the U.S. President Fernando Henrique Cardoso has signed a bill that requires all new TV sets, manufactured locally or imported…
The Radio-Television News Directors Assn., along with CNN and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, have asked a federal judge to allow TV and radio coverage of the trial of accused…
A strong Sunday has secured ABC's second weekly victory of the season in the key young adult demo and its first of the campaign in total viewers.
Azteca America has added a third and fourth affiliate to its Spanish-lingo network, taking its coverage of the U.S. Latino audience from 20% to 28%.
The year began with newsies apologizing for Election Night blunders, but by the end of 2001, TV news divisions had regained respectability thanks to their coverage of the Sept. 11 terrorists attacks…
Digital cable finally came of age in 2001. "People have started embracing digital TV faster than anybody thought they would," said Tom Wolzien, cable analyst for Sanford Bernstein Research.
Fall 2001 will go down as firstrun syndication's lost season. The events of Sept. 11 extinguished any buzz new shows had kindled going into the season. With so many preemptions, it became nearly…