National Cable Television Assn. prez James Mooney said Tuesday that the courts will eventually allow cable operators to make a "reasonable profit," despite complex pricing regulations released by the…
Garry Shandling could still end up hosting a late night talkshow in the hour that follows "The Tonight Show"-- but on CBS, not NBC.
The operator of a casting service has sued KCBS-TV and consumer reporter Judd McIlvaine over an allegedly false story that accused the service of operating illegally.
MTM has pulled "Evening Shade" from syndication, but the company intends to bring the off-net sitcom back to the station market in a month or two with a drastically different marketing plan.
The federal government is moving to tighten bidding regulations for pay-TV: From now on it is asking for a 5% deposit up front from potential licensees.
Malcolm Leo Prods., fast becoming one of ABC's top outside suppliers of prime time specials, hopes to follow a busy May sweeps with projects on the Smothers Brothers, Otis Redding and a tribute to…
MTV Networks Inc. will launch an in-house production unit, MTV Prods., whose mission will be to develop feature film and TV projects, MTV exec VP Judy McGrath announced Monday.
Stephanie Hodge, who's starring in the CBS-Columbia Pictures TV pilot "Muddling Through," will exit the NBC-Disney series "Nurses" at the end of this season.
Raymond Burr returns in his other traditional role, wheelchair-bound detective chief Robert T. Ironside, retired consultant for the Frisco police (now into vineyards), to help Denver select a new…
Combined revenues of the nation's television and radio broadcasters fell in 1991 while those of the cable TV industry rose, according to a Commerce Dept. survey.
Big city D.A. investigator Dan Fields (William Devane) moves his family to Utah in an effort to "get away from all the crazies." Instead, he winds up tracking a group of renegade Mormons led by…