NBC will again risk the ire of its affiliates by airing an NBA Finals post-game show on CNBC, only this time it's treading carefully.
Broadway Video, the company behind “Saturday Night Live” and “Late Night With Conan O’Brien,” has inked a deal with the Microsoft Network to produce original programming for the online venue. Under…
Screenwriter Rand Ravich and New Line Cinema exec Bill Witten’s names were misspelled in Wednesday’s story about “The Astronaut’s Wife” being set up at New Line. * * * “Brooklyn South,” which CBS has…
Two thesps, three helmers and two producers will be honored by Mayor Rudolph Giuliani for their contributions to the growth of Gotham's film and TV industries.
Rep. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) has asked the Justice Dept. and the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Cablevision Systems Corp.'s pending deal to acquire Madison Square Garden, along with the New…
Coming out of an encouraging May sweeps, the 43rd annual CBS affiliates meeting, which opened Wednesday night, was supposed to be a love-fest.
Atlantis Communications Inc., Canada's leading TV production company, reported robust first-quarter profits Wednesday and said it plans to deliver 100 hours of programming this year, up from 88 in…
Longtime News Corp. exec Preston Padden was named president of the ABC Television Network Wednesday, more than a week after he began working there.
The 1998 Goodwill Games competition has come up with a new wrinkle: Ted Turner is billing it as the first time ever that a broadcast network (CBS), a basic-cable network (TBS) and a paycable channel…
Another Fox O&O, this time in Dallas, is expected to move Twentieth TV's "Access Hollywood" out of its access berth next Monday, sources said.
TV ad revenue climbed 5.8% in the first quarter to $7.43 billion, with particular strength in network and local sectors.