Rob Word has been named president of Featurizations Inc., a recently formed division of CST Entertainment Imaging charged with creating new, colorized movies from classic black-and-white TV shows.
TV distributor All American Communications and newly formed syndicator Crescent Entertainment will represent fare from niche programmer SI Communications domestically.
CBS had a good week in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for Jan. 3-7, as "Late Show With David Letterman" posted another big latenight win, "CBS This Morning" equaled its second-best rating since…
Arthel Neville, who anchors E! Entertainment TV's "Extreme Close-Up," has been named host of Warner Bros.' "Entertainment News Television."
With a full-season order of its Chuck Norris CBS series "Walker: Texas Ranger" and the Albert Brooks baseball pic "The Scout" lensing in Mexico for Fox , the Ruddy/Morgan Organization is boosting its…
The Federal Communications Commission Thursday unveiled plans for six regional seminars to educate consumers, state and local regulators about cable TV rereg.
Most syndicated shows toasted the new year with drastically improved ratings, according to Nielsen national barter rankings for the holiday week ended Jan. 2.
The Assn. of Independent Television Stations is complaining that the FCC made an "arbitrary and capricious" decision to phase out after two years the syndication portion of the finsyn rules. Brief…
The information superhighway remains a nebulous concoction that won't be built by telephone companies who "know nothing about programming," CBS/Broadcast Group president Howard Stringer told visiting…
The National Assn. of Broadcasters blasted TV Marti on Thursday as a "Rube Goldberg operation" no longer deserving of government support.
Plans to do some Malibu location filming for Universal's "seaQuest DSV" nearly ran aground Thursday after one of the beachside residents cried foul over the prospect of late-night gunfire and…