KCBS-TV has opted to air MTM's off-net strip "Rescue 911" from 3:30-4 p.m. starting Aug. 2 instead of challenging the Federal Communications Commission's Prime Time Access Rule.
Darlene Hayes, co-exec producer of Viacom's syndicated "Montel Williams Show, " has ankled her post to pursue an on-air and writing career, a spokeswoman for the syndicator confirmed Tuesday.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is acquiring a 22% stake in Hong Kong's Television Broadcast Ltd., a leading producer and broadcaster of Chinese programming in the world, with the deal valued at $ 240…
Ted Turner has jumped on the anti-TV violence bandwagon. Turner, in letters to Congress and the Big Three networks, said Turner Broadcasting System would accept a Motion Picture Assn. of America-like…
Broadcasters wary over the FCC's crusade against "indecent" programming may have found a First Amendment champion at the Supreme Court in Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who President Clinton nominated on…
Prime Ticket's coverage of the Los Angeles Kings' five appearances in the Stanley Cup finals averaged a 7.6 rating in the market, the highest local rating ever for hockey.
A triple-overtime thriller lifted NBC to monster numbers for its NBA Finals shootout in Nielsen overnight markets Sunday, while national results for Friday's game two also remained well ahead of last…
For any sales agent or distrib who seeks business with the rapidly developing territories in Eastern Europe but can't find time to meet with, say, the buyer from Lithuania or the new Czech private…
John & Leeza From Hollywood" jumps into the fray with its take on how to make a successful talkshow. Featuring plenty of live remotes, show may have hit a formula that could make the old look new…
A new five-year study about writer employment in Hollywood shows that the industry is not making any great strides in terms of overcoming racism, sexism and ageism.
Can't get the law interested in your problem and just discovered that "The Equalizer" was canceled in 1989? Call in the private eyes of "Case Closed," new reality series on USA Network cable.