In a week dominated by sweeps stunts, NBC's big guns have proven just strong enough to edge out ABC and CBS and win the May 10-16 prime time Nielsens crown.
Interim FCC chairman James Quello volunteered Tuesday to meet with Attorney General Janet Reno to press the network argument for eliminating fin-syn-related antitrust consent decrees.
With CBS and Fox Broadcasting Co. still working on their lineups for next season, the gossip mill is in full swing, including reports that the Eye web's Tom Arnold sitcom could end up on the fall…
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Prime Ticket Network plans to launch the country's first all-Spanish-language sports network this fall, offering some programming not seen on the English-language channel.
Fox Inc. will create yet another television production unit, Fox Circle Prods., headed by David Evans, the president of international for Fox chairman Rupert Murdoch's U.K. venture British Sky…
NBC Sports president Dick Ebersol told affiliates gathered here Monday that the Major League baseball joint venture arrangement with ABC and NBC "will happen."
In his first appearance before affiliates Monday, recently named NBC News prez Andrew Lack expressed disappointment in the web's special event coverage despite earlier efforts to address the problem.
A regulatory hurdle that bars telephone companies from offering video programming in their local service area appears to be all that stands in the way of Time Warner's new alliance with U S West.
CBS jumps into the sweeps-murderfest-miniseries race with an account of a tawdry set of murders sure to please the unquenchable. Gregory Goodell's teleplay milks the flamboyant story, the production…
As expected, ABC has confirmed the appointment of Pat Fili-Krushel as president, ABC daytime, reporting directly to ABC TV Network Group chief Robert Iger (Daily Variety, May 13).