Orly Berger and Christie Rothenberg have been named senior veepees of production and business affairs/administration, respectively, at New York-based Lancit Media Prods.
Embattled National Cable Television Assn. president James Mooney should remain head of the trade org, Cablevision System Corp. chieftain Charles Dolan said Monday.
Hollywood exex are expected to face a grilling today at a Senate hearing on TV violence. Issue of TV violence has suddenly become all the rage on Capitol Hill, with lawmakers threatening retribution…
Cable TV operators must repair damaged relations with Washington if they are to survive and prosper, National Cable TV Assn. president James Mooney said Monday.
ABC came within a hair's breadth of catching CBS' daytime lineup in Nielsen fringe ratings for the week of May 24-28, threatening an undefeated, untied win streak that goes back to the early days of…
World African Network, the 24-hour pay cable web that launches in June 1994, got a key endorsement Sunday when a top Time Warner exec urged TW cable systems to carry the service.
ESPN, Capital Cities/ABC Inc.'s 80%-owned national cable sports network, Monday unveiled plans for a second web, ESPN 2, which will target young and light-to-moderate sports viewers.
Update of the early-'60s on-the-road series has the promising format of two guys blasting around America in a Corvette, intersecting with the lives of colorful characters along the way. Despite fine…
VH1, the musicvideo-oriented cable network aimed at adults 25 to 49 years old, has bought its first sitcom repeat, the revamped "WKRP in Cincinnati," which will complete its firstrun-syndication…
Sting, Ted Danson, Don Henley, Robert Redford, Jane Fonda and Pele are among those scheduled to receive Earth Day International Awards at ceremonies to be held Thursday in Los Angeles and New York.
An eight-hour glance at celebs covering 1900-93, being served up by PBS in four two-hour chunks, plays like a flip-card, subjective look at people who've made a name. Inferences, vague observations…