The ratings for their shows may be running neck and neck in Los Angeles, but Oprah Winfrey remained queen of the Emmys over her chief daytime talk rival Rosie O'Donnell in non-televised Daytime Emmy…
Rob Morrow and Lance Henriksen have been cast in the leads of the TNT original telepic "The Day Lincoln Was Shot," skedded to lense over the summer and premiere in 1998 on the Turner cablenet.
ABC Entertainment President Jamie Tarses will try to woo an audience of wary advertisers today with the unveiling of her first fall primetime schedule, featuring five new comedies and five new dramas.
King World Prods. is close to finalizing negotiations with veteran TV exec Jules Haimovitz to take over the COO post left open since Stephen W. Palley ankled the company last fall.
The largest entertainment consortium in the Spanish-speaking world, Televisa, closed the sale of its stake in satellite operator PanAmSat to Hughes Communications Friday.
It looks like House Telecommunications Subcommittee Chairman Billy Tauzin (R-La.) outfoxed himself with his plan to hold a stunt hearing tonight on the TV program rating system in Peoria, Ill.
ABC News spiked a story about allegations of sexual misconduct in Congress hours before it was scheduled to air Friday night, prompting a complaint from the author of an upcoming book who first…
With "Gulliver's Travels" a major past winner, NBC turns again to a classic. Its two-night mounting of a $32 million glossy take on "The Odyssey" is a straight adventure tale without insight or…
Under Karen Arthur's ambitious direction, four-hour study of Texas and Southern pioneer women focuses on three women --- two sisters and a friend --- but the focus often blurs as the vidpic expands…
Dutch independent TV producers are demanding new and hefty quotas be levied on the state broadcasting system in order to save their own industry.
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution has landed its first two station deals for "The Nanny" in rerun syndication: WNYW New York and WPWR Chicago.