Former KABC-TV general manager Terry Crofoot Tuesday was named VP of news for the Fox Television Stations, a role in which he will develop news strategies in each of the group's markets.
The Hong Kong government will referee the battle between Star TV and the Wharf Cable network over Star's right to have seven channels aired on the newly launched cable net.
The dazzlingly produced film-noir series "Fallen Angels" chalked up a record 12 CableAce award nominations, catapulting Showtime to 54 overall, its best total ever.
Warner Bros. officially joined the TV network derby Tuesday, announcing an ambitious rollout schedule for its proposed fifth network that will take the weblet from two hours next summer to seven…
Grosso Jacobson Entertainment has inked a deal with mystery novelist Mary Higgins Clark to produce three movies based on one of her books for NBC's "Friday Night Mystery" wheel, in association with…
The National Cable Television Assn. is asking the FCC to postpone action on a proposal allowing telephone companies to provide cable TV service in cities with up to 10,000 people.
Based on evidence in "The Nanny," Fran Drescher has many talents, but restraint isn't one of them. The new sitcom has some amusing moments and certainly contains many elements of past successful…
Warner Bros.' fifth-network blueprint has evoked the wrath of network competitors. "I can't see any of our affiliates going for that plan," said ABC senior veep for affil relations George Newi.
This strained account of teenage Vietnam orphan Tam (Elsie Sniffen) hitting the road with Vietnam vet Eddy (William Sadler) revels in the joys of freedom of the spirit and of the road, but…
During the Oct. 25-31 Halloween week, ABC scored a primetime Nielsen treat with a bag of tricks that includes the second-highest rated "Home Improvement" ever.
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Masterchef1Rating: 2.1 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: FOX
American Ninja Warrior
American Ninja Warrior2Rating: 1.9 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 5.8 Network: NBC
The Bachelorette3Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: ABC