Tribune Broadcasting veepee Wayne Vriesman was elected joint chairman of the National Assn. of Broadcasters TV and Radio Boards at the NAB's board of directors meeting here Tuesday.
Peter Brennan, the exec producer of Paramount's tabloid strip "Hard Copy," reportedly is having difficulty reaching an agreement to remain with the show after his three-year deal expires on July 23.
Television group broadcaster Silver King Communications reported lackluster operating results for its fiscal third quarter ended May 31.
Grove Television Enterprises has launched a sales effort for "Prevention," a half-hour strip earmarked for daytime and early fringe slots beginning next January.
The highest-rated NBA final series ever has launched NBC to a spectacular prime time Nielsens win for the June 14-20 week, the web's fifth triumph in the last eight weeks.
Film rights to novelist Barbara Kingsolver's "Pigs in Heaven" and Delacorta's "The Rap Factor" have been optioned by ChubbCo, the new film/TV/interactive company formed by former Pressman Films exec…
"KTLA Morning News" crushed KTTV's new "Good Day L.A." in their first head-to-head competition Monday.
In the latest megadeal between entrepreneurs and a multimedia conglomerate, producer Quincy Jones and former Lorimar Telepictures prexy David Salzman Tuesday announced a seven-year multimedia…
An unusual movie/TV tie-in has been fashioned to promote Chevy Chase's transition from the theatrical film wars back to TV as a talkshow host for Fox Broadcasting.
KABC-TV weekend anchor Joanne Ishimine, who will celebrate her 20th anniversary with the station at the end of July, is ankling to join her husband in Chicago, station exex confirmed Tuesday.
"Eyes on the Prize" filmmaker Henry Hampton is the recipient of public TV's 1993 Ralph Lowell Award.