Kevin Fortson, who has run Geraldo Rivera's Investigative News Group for the past few years, has ankled to become VP of production for Telepictures Prods.
Mary Alice Dwyer-Dobbin has been promoted to exec vice president, ABC daytime , reporting to recently named president of the daypart Pat Fili-Krushel.
Denise Van Patten has been upped to VP business and legal affairs for Fox Television Stations and Fox News. David Keneipp has been named director of business and legal affairs for the same divisions.
Hollywood exex are expected to face a grilling today at a Senate hearing on TV violence. Issue of TV violence has suddenly become all the rage on Capitol Hill, with lawmakers threatening retribution…
Cable television stocks have been caught in a volatile crosscurrent on Wall Street the last two months.
Update of the early-'60s on-the-road series has the promising format of two guys blasting around America in a Corvette, intersecting with the lives of colorful characters along the way. Despite fine…
ESPN, Capital Cities/ABC Inc.'s 80%-owned national cable sports network, Monday unveiled plans for a second web, ESPN 2, which will target young and light-to-moderate sports viewers.
Cable TV operators must repair damaged relations with Washington if they are to survive and prosper, National Cable TV Assn. president James Mooney said Monday.
An eight-hour glance at celebs covering 1900-93, being served up by PBS in four two-hour chunks, plays like a flip-card, subjective look at people who've made a name. Inferences, vague observations…
Time Warner is completing its interactive cable network by enlisting a computer maker's help in designing the TV set-top boxes.
VH1, the musicvideo-oriented cable network aimed at adults 25 to 49 years old, has bought its first sitcom repeat, the revamped "WKRP in Cincinnati," which will complete its firstrun-syndication…