Fox News Channel is developing an hourlong primetime news/interview program for anchor Paula Zahn. Show is slated to run weeknights at 10 p.m., filling the timeslot occupied by soon-to-depart anchor…
The New York Knicks' valiant playoff run is over, leaving NBC with the lowest Nielsen average for an NBA Finals since 1981.
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network has bought the first broadcast play of three Paramount theatricals: "A Simple Plan," "Election" and "Dead Man on Campus."
As the title chances of the New York Knicks fade, so have NBC's hopes of averting an NBA Finals ratings decline of historic proportions.
John O. Jarstad, a former sports announcer and journalist, died June 12 of heart failure and diabetes in Bremerton, Wash. He was 78. During the 1940s, Jarstad was sports editor of the Bremerton Sun…
Tempo at the Discop '99 TV market (Tuesday to Thursday) was even slower than the nearby Danube River's flow.
MGM has enlisted TV vet Jules Haimovitz to spearhead the Lion's push to parlay its vast pic and TV library into new entertainment channels for the fast-growing world of digital cable and satellite TV…
In a stunning turn of events, the controversial appointment of Pearson Television topper Greg Dyke to the most important job in British broadcasting was leaked by the Conservative party early…
Paramount TV Group chairman Kerry McCluggage has inked a multiyear contract extension to remain at the helm of Par's TV operations, which have just been expanded through the acquisition of Spelling…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences is reminding voting members that ballots for the 1999 Primetime Emmy Awards must be received by ATAS accountants Ernst & Young by 5 p.m. today.