While CBS fumes over the number of its affiliate stations that refuse to clear its new "Late Show with David Letterman" at 11:35 p.m. weekdays, the Fox Broadcasting Co. is confident that all but six…
After three years manacled to his debt and under the watchful eyes of banks, Rupert Murdoch seems to have broken free to roam the world doing what he loves best -- making deals.
Stand-up comic John Mendoza turns up as newly divorced, disorganized Chi sports columnist John Palmaro, who has little ability to cope. Only mildly amusing, "The Second Half" suggests how rough the…
"We've said consistently that we're not in the household business when it comes to ratings. We're in the demographics business," declares Sandy Grushow, current programming chief for the Fox Network.
Jamie Kellner, who was president and chief operating officer of Fox Broadcasting Co. from 1986 through 1992, is the man who put together the Fourth Network's chain of 140 affiliates.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has voted two Emmys to HBO for outstanding individual achievement in animation and three more for achievement in special visual effects.
French Communications Minister Alain Carignon could define the shape of French television for the next 18 years if he manages to push new TV legislation through the National Assembly.
When Garth Ancier resigned as the Fox Network's program chief after three years in February 1989, he said he was burned out.
French weblet M6, which reported its first ever profits last year, will open its shares to the public next year by being quoted on the Paris stock exchange, according to network president Jean…
Australian newspaper mogul Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. acquired Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. in 1985 and the following year purchased Metromedia's six TV stations in the U.S., which formed the…
If CBS honchos have their way, news division superstars Mike Wallace, Dan Rather and Connie Chung will anchor its new 24-hour news cable network.