As expected, Nancy Bauer-Gonzales has been upped to the post of VP news at KNBC, effective Saturday. She replaces Bill Lord, who announced last week that he was returning to KIRO Seattle.
PBS on Monday announced four new preschool series as well as a new corporate underwriter for two of its kids series, "Barney & Friends" and "The Puzzle Place," during its annual meeting in Dallas.
Scripps Howard Prods. has acquired rights to Tami Hoag's novel "A Thin Dark Line," which is now being developed as a two-hour telefilm at ABC.
Showtime has done a radical makeover of its logo for the first time in 20 years. The new look features the network name in block letters with a "spotlight" emphasis on the "SHO" --- the abbreviation…
"Seinfeld," the most popular sitcom in America, has just died on German television. Teutonic viewers preferred vintage episodes of "Hogan's Heroes" instead.
Roseanne has landed big bucks and some of TV's prime real estate for her new talkshow venture with King World Prods.
Screenwriter Robert King, whose credits include "Clean Slate" and "Speechless," will make his directing debut on the Disney telefilm "The Principal Takes a Holiday" for ABC.
For top-tier American TV shows, no foreign market is as hot right now as Great Britain. Commercial broadcaster ITV last week forked out a record price for terrestrial rights to the Warner Bros…
Rupert Murdoch and Kerry Packer, rivals in the Australian pay TV business, unexpectedly have joined forces in a deal over struggling satcaster Australis Media.
Argentina's largest MSO, Multicanal, has acquired yet another 70,000 subs in the province of Buenos Aires as part of the expansion project that the Clarin-owned cabler had been pursuing since last…
The Jones Entertainment Group, which has produced theatricals such as "Household Saints" and John Sayles' "The Secret of Roan Inish," has shifted its focus to documentaries this year, signing with…