ABC's post-football Monday lineup is off to a promising start, with "America's Funniest Home Videos" and "20/20" scoring the Alphabet network's best non-sports regular-programming overnight shares in…
Pubcaster NHK saved its best for last when its Dec. 31 yearly singing contest "Kohaku" captured the title of the top rated TV show of 1997 in Japan, according to data released Tuesday by Video…
Does Barry dig Jerry? Jerry Springer hosts the hottest talkshow on the wrestling … er, daytime TV circuit right now, and he’s about to get a new boss: Barry Diller. Diller’s HSN Inc. is buying the…
China's 30 provincial television stations continue to launch satellite channels, adding to the growing competition for national coverage.
The season premiere of Fox Broadcasting Co.'s new sitcom "Ask Harriet" ranked third in its one-time Sunday 8:30 p.m. timeslot in homes and young adults, according to preliminary national ratings.
The Berlin Wall may have collapsed more than seven years ago, but the East-West divide is still measurable in the TV tastes and habits of the German public.
Pay TV distribution exec Carlos Diaz, one of the most respected sales honchos in Latin America, has ankled Turner Intl. for fellow Atlanta-based cabler LAPTV, Daily Variety has learned.
The first full-scale reunion of the cast and creators of “Cheers” since the show left primetime nearly five years ago is among the fare planned for the fourth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival (USCAF)…
Fox Latam pay TV channels will support the release of 20th Century Fox feature “Titan AE” with an online contest and an on-air special. Kiddie channel Fox Kids Latam will incorporate an interactive…
Like Pat Buchanan before her, Geraldine Ferraro is ankling her co-host spot on CNN's "Crossfire" to throw her hat back into the political ring.
Alliance Atlantis Communications has acquired Canadian rights to the World War II drama "Varian's War" and is considering the made for TV movie for theatrical release.