Dan Rather wants to get harder -- on CBS' nightly newscast, that is. The veteran CBS newsman credited the network newscast's recent ratings growth to the decision to emphasize hard news on the…
Emmy-winning producer Dick Wolf ("Law & Order," "New York Undercover") will be honored with the 1997 TV Showmanship Award at the 35th annual Publicists Guild of America Awards Luncheon set for March…
After the show's poor performances on both Sunday and Monday nights, NBC late Tuesday yanked the high-profile Jenny McCarthy sitcom "Jenny" from its schedule.
James K. Shimokawa, father of TV director Gary Shimokawa, died Saturday of natural causes in Encino. He was 89.
The Disney Co.'s ABC has fended off an aggressive bid by NBC to hang on to the exclusive rights to "Monday Night Football" through the year 2005.
Continuing to make inroads on the broadcast webs, basic cable networks generated their best primetime ratings performance ever on the night of Dec. 29, posting a combined 27.2 rating/47 share as 22…
Continuing along his restructuring road, CNN News Group chairman Tom Johnson on Monday tapped new heads of both CNN Intl. and CNN en Espanol.
Tim Allen on Tuesday made official what has been expected for months: He will return to ABC's "Home Improvement" for an eighth season.
Starting Sunday, CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" will become the first Big Four network program to be closed captioned in Spanish, the Eye web announced Tuesday.
Warner Bros.' syndie newsmag "Extra" has earned a vote of confidence from six major-market NBC O&Os, which have renewed the access strip through the 1999-2000 season.
"Seinfeld" isn't gone yet and NBC is still No. 1. After weeks of speculation about where NBC will find itself next season when "Seinfeld" leaves the schedule, the Peacock demonstrated in Jan. 5-11…