Fox Broadcasting Co. is launching the midseason comedy "Ask Harriet" and bringing the Dick Wolf drama "New York Undercover" back to Thursdays in January.
NBC is consolidating its TV network research unit, combining previously separate departments to handle news, sports and affiliate research functions.
Herbert Granath, the highly regarded international veteran of ABC, will formally turn over the reins of the combined Disney/ABC Intl. Television operation to his designated successor, Etienne De…
Finally declaring its independence from co-parent MTV Networks, Comedy Central has created its own affiliate sales group, promoting Brad Samuels to senior VP of the division and hiring Clayton Banks…
Mexico's first pan-media telethon raised a total of 138 million pesos ($17 million) over the weekend, surpassing its original goal by more than 70%.
The fledgling health/fitness cable net Fit TV, headed by its bodybuilder CEO Jake Steinfeld, has received expanded carriage endorsements from MSOs Cablevision, Falcon Cable and InterMedia Partners…
Under heavy pressure from the European Commission, German media firms Bertelsmann AG and Kirch have stopped their jointly controlled pay-television firm Premiere from marketing its digital TV…
Nickelodeon Latin America has more than doubled its multichannel distribution since launching in December 1996.
Paramount Domestic TV has firmed up the future of "Hard Copy," renewing the syndie newsmag strip through 1999 in 19 of the top 20 TV markets.
Sylvester Stallone and Jenny McCarthy won the Hollywood Women's Press Club's Star of the Year awards at the 57th annual Golden Apple Awards luncheon, held Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Cable rates rose by as much as 9.6% during the past two years, according to a report released Monday by the Federal Communications Commission.