Genesis Entertainment is launching the "Marvel Action Hour," a weekly animated series for fall consisting of "Fantastic Four" and "Iron Man" as two back-to-back half-hour spokes.
The Wayans clan is continuing its push to become television's version of the Jackson family as the two youngest members, Shawn and Marlon Wayans, will star in an NBC sitcom pilot that would fulfill a…
As requested by affiliates, Fox Broadcasting Co. and the Fox Affiliate Assn. Thursday agreed to a plan for the weblet to temporarily return the 11 p.m.-midnight hour to affiliates Jan. 31 until a new…
Carlton Communications has all but completed its agreed T760 million ($ 513. 5 million) takeover of Central Independent TV. By Tuesday's deadline, Carlton had received acceptances from 56% of Central…
With Thursday's announcement that MGM/UA has finally launched a new in-house TV/feature animation division and created a home entertainment prexy slot, it now looks like chairman/CEO Frank G…
Hong Kong-based Star TV has lost its sales agent in Taiwan. According to Satellite Television Marketing Inc., the parting is over failure by the two side to come to terms on various major changes…
Warner Bros. TV, pushing hard to get more stations to buy its elaborate new syndicated magazine series "Entertainment News TV," has hired the syndie veteran Dan Greenblatt to take on the new post of…
NBC has restructured and renamed its West Coast media relations and services departments. Media relations becomes entertainment press and publicity. Media services becomes entertainment electronic…
Five regional all-news cable TV channels have formed a trade association designed to heighten awareness of their fledgling service.
ITC Entertainment Group has acquired domestic distribution rights to the weekly syndicated series "ENQ: Secrets of the National Enquirer" from exec producers Michael Gerber and James McNamara.
PBS said Wednesday it will donate archives consisting of more than 40,000 videotapes and films to the Library of Congress.