There will be no shortage of places to watch Princess Diana's funeral on television early Saturday morning, even for those who lack cable and don't plan to drag themselves out of bed in the middle of…
UPN's season launch of its Wednesday lineup was the second-highest-rated night in the history of the netlet and its highest-rated Wednesday ever in overnight markets.
Former Turner Broadcasting exec Scott Sassa has resurfaced as the new president of NBC Television Stations, unseating 30-year peacock veteran John Rohrbeck at the helm of 11 O&O TV outlets.
The Television Bureau of Advertising Thursday projected the TV industry will see 6% to 8% ad-sales growth in 1998, spurred by the Winter Olympics and midterm election spending.
Representatives from the U.S. film industry and France's rights collection agency Sacem have agreed to continue the Franco American Fund for Cinema and Television, set up last year to help young…
Sullivan Broadcasting Co. CEO Dan Sullivan and his backer, investment fund Abry Partners Inc., have formed a new $400 million company to buy TV stations in small and medium markets, it said Thursday.
At least four shareholders in Lin Television have filed lawsuits to block the station group's planned $1.7 billion merger with a subsidiary of investment firm Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst Inc.
A row is brewing between the BBC and Worldwide Television News, the international news agency controlled by U.S. web ABC, about the way the British pubcaster's coverage of Princess Diana's funeral is…
Tom Arnold continues his quest for show business immortality in this predictably strained half-hour of punch lines in search of setups. How strained? Four words: Ed McMahon, supporting player.
E.W. Scripps has sold its two San Antonio outlets, KENS-TV and KENS-AM, to A.H. Belo in exchange for Belo's 56% stake in the TV Food Network and $75 million in cash. Sources say the overall value of…