The director of Hi Vision Ltd., one of two companies awarded Australian pay-TV licenses, has resigned amid press reports that he dealt in pornographic videotapes and was held on drug charges in the…
Hughes Communications has expanded another slate of programming for its direct broadcast satellite service.
The French television regulatory body, the Conseil Superieur de L'Audiovisuel, announced Wednesday that it is generally satisfied with the performances of the national TV networks.
Legislation was offered Wednesday by Rep. Bill Hefner (D-N.C.) that would reinstate the Fairness Doctrine, a former FCC rule that required broadcasters to air both sides of a controversial issue.
A cable TV trade association is asking the FCC to reconsider rules governing the carriage of local TV station signals.
Quick-paced hour records the presentation of the 21st AFI Life Achievement Award (and the fourth to a woman), as Elizabeth Taylor joins previous honorees.
CBS, SOME WILL TELL YOU, started its climb out of third place when the network finished a 10th of a point behind NBC in the May 1990 Nielsen ratings sweeps. Three years later, NBC is hoping another…
International Creative Management has inked "Gremlins" director Joe Dante for representation in all fields, terminating his relationship with the Beverly Hills-based Gersh Agency, sources confirmed…
Barbara Eden turns up as a divorced psychotherapist seeing things that aren't there, and if the rest of the teleplay by Julie Moskowitz and Gary Stephens only played as well as the first 20 minutes…
Newly decreed measures to cut costs may not be drastic enough for the vast German net ARD, which includes 14 regional stations.
"Prime Story," the new NBC prime time newsmagazine show, is going to get an overhaul, which is likely to delay its June 23 launch.