Star Television, the Hong Kong-based satellite-delivered programmer owned by Rupert Murdoch, is now seen in more than 42 million homes, according to a survey released Wednesday.
Talkshow producer Multimedia Entertainment has confirmed that it will roll out a half-hour, latenight chat strip with KABC-AM host Dennis Prager at this month's National Assn. of Television Program…
Talkshow mercenaries have cropped up again on syndicated shows, and the latest incident is the second in less than two months for Columbia's "Ricki Lake Show."
Continuing the push toward a more active role in the violence debate, CBS News said it will devote an entire night of primetime to the topic with a three-hour documentary that the web expects to air…
CBS is turning to several big-name producers for pilots, unveiling two projects under the aegis of "Northern Exposure" producers Joshua Brand and John Falsey, as well as hours from Dick Wolf, John…
London Weekend TV unveiled an exceptionally bullish profit forecast Tuesday in a last-ditch attempt to fight off Granada Group's hostile takeover bid for the ITV station.
As a sign of the growing importance North Americans are according the Latin American TV market, NATPE Intl. will award its first Intl. Award of Excellence to Venezuelan media magnate Gustavo Cisneros…
Barbara Kopple has been pegged to helm the fictional section of "A Century of Women," the six-hour docu series from Turner Broadcasting System portraying a family of women gathered for a weekend.
The Australian Broadcasting Corp. confirmed Monday it had pacted to beam its international service AusTV into homes across China.
Academy of Television Arts & Sciences president Richard Frank clearly set the tone for Tuesday's Superhighway Summit at UCLA in his opening remarks, saying, "Everyone is guessing and groping" as to…
Archie Purvis, longtime international sales executive for ABC, is taking early retirement as part of the ongoing restructuring of the CapCities/ABC production operations.