The BBC has struck a deal to supply international news reports to the PBS station WLIW Garden City (Long Island), N.Y., and by extension to 25 other PBS stations in major U.S. markets.
Twenty-three-year NBC veteran Randy Falco is taking over as president of the NBC TV Network this fall, replacing Neil Braun, who on Wednesday announced his resignation and plans to join the bidding…
Chris Rock has hired the talent agent Joan Fields to run the TV side of Chris Rock Enterprises.
USA Networks has handed over the programming reins of the Sci-Fi Channel to Bonnie Hammer, a nine-year veteran of the company who helped turn USA's Monday-night "World Wrestling Federation" series…
Seventeen magazine has inked a deal with the WB Television Network to produce a series of one-hour specials, with the first slated to air Sept. 8.
Judy Girard, a 30-year veteran TV executive, has signed on as senior VP of programming and content development for E.W. Scripps' cable networks HGTV (Home & Garden TV), the Food Network and the…
Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott (R-Miss.) made a rare appearance at a Commerce Committee hearing Tuesday in an effort to drive home Congress' growing concern about soaring cable rates.
Fran Drescher, star of "The Nanny," has created the company Uh-Oh Prods. to produce a half-hour comedy pilot for MTV called "Daytrippers."
Marta Tracy, one of the principal architects of E! Entertainment Television's programming, has been named head of programming for Style, the new network from E! devoted to the world of style, fashion…
British Digital Broadcasting has changed its name to Ondigital, in preparation for its launch this fall as the world's first digital terrestrial pay-TV service.
The Romance Classics cable web has ordered 26 additional episodes of the series "Great Romances of the 20th Century" from the BBC.