The two leading cable TV shopping channels are furthering expansion into new areas of retailing.
Nielsen Media Research reports that its number of client stations increased to 782 during the February sweeps survey while the list of stations subscribing to both Nielsen and Arbitron declined.
The French television regulatory body, the Conseil Superieur de L'Audiovisuel, announced Wednesday that it is generally satisfied with the performances of the national TV networks.
With the upfront sales season upon them, Columbia Pictures Television Distribution and MCA TV Wednesday announced the formation of in-house barter units.
The director of Hi Vision Ltd., one of two companies awarded Australian pay-TV licenses, has resigned amid press reports that he dealt in pornographic videotapes and was held on drug charges in the…
Hughes Communications has expanded another slate of programming for its direct broadcast satellite service.
CBS, SOME WILL TELL YOU, started its climb out of third place when the network finished a 10th of a point behind NBC in the May 1990 Nielsen ratings sweeps. Three years later, NBC is hoping another…
Quick-paced hour records the presentation of the 21st AFI Life Achievement Award (and the fourth to a woman), as Elizabeth Taylor joins previous honorees.
Josh Mankiewicz has been named a correspondent on Fox Broadcasting Co.'s planned prime time news magazine, having most recently been a political reporter at local Disney-owned station KCAL-TV.
NYNEX Corp.'s CableComms unit has bought two cable franchises and assumed full ownership of two others.
Barbara Eden turns up as a divorced psychotherapist seeing things that aren't there, and if the rest of the teleplay by Julie Moskowitz and Gary Stephens only played as well as the first 20 minutes…