Fresh funds will soon pour into the coffers of Italy's pay-TV network TelePiu. On Monday the network's board announced it will increase its capital by 180 billion liras ($ 120 million) by the end of…
"Prime Story," the new NBC prime time newsmagazine show, is going to get an overhaul, which is likely to delay its June 23 launch.
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…
A woman arrested seven times for trespassing on David Letterman's property has made another visit.
National Cable Television Assn. prez James Mooney said Tuesday that the courts will eventually allow cable operators to make a "reasonable profit," despite complex pricing regulations released by the…
Once again, "MTV Unplugged" proves to be the most watchable program on the network, giving musicians an opportunity to make music without distractions of Spandex or smoke.
"Fried Green Tomatoes" has rolled to the highest rating for any theatrical film televised on the networks in more than nine years, in the process squashing the competition and sliding NBC into the…