The contract agreement recently reached between the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians and CapCities/ABC remains stuck on whether two NABET locals can come to terms with the contract.
Former Fox president Leonard Goldberg is returning home, moving his indie film and TV production company back to the studio with a new exclusive first-look deal.
Only time will tell whether fans, players and even Congress approve of ABC and NBC's joint deal with Major League Baseball, but the terms reflect a clear boon to the networks. They offer virtually no…
PBSwill air Armistead Maupin's "Tales of the City" as a six-hour miniseries next spring, to be produced as a Propaganda Films/Working Title production and presented by American Playhouse and…
Jay Tarses, who has been responsible for a few of television's more innovative series ("The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd,""Buffalo Bill"), has put together a top-notch ensemble for "Black Tie…
The Daytime Emmy telecast pushed ABC ahead of CBS on the final night of the May sweeps -- ending the only suspense left in the NBC/"Cheers"-dominated 28-day ratings survey.
Unlike last year's disastrous affiliate meeting at which CBS brass introduced the idea of cutting back compensation money, this year's meeting was expected to be a love fest.
Viacom Intl. has filed a suit requesting that a federal judge prevent the Federal Communications Commission from enforcing a law requiring cable stations to carry certain signals.
NBC got off to a rousing start with last Sunday's opener of the New York-Chicago NBA Eastern final playoff series, dunking all sports competition with the highest rating ever for a semifinal opener.
The Nostalgia Network has filed suit in federal court against the Unification Church and its founder, Sun Myung Moon, claiming the church -- through various wholly owned subsidiaries -- is attempting…
Universal Pictures, the only major studio that has not engineered an output deal for its theatricals with HBO or Showtime in recent years, has struck a deal with Tele-Communications Inc. and Encore…