Universal Studios' parent, Seagram Co., and Viacom haven't reached agreement on a plan to restructure ownership of their jointly owned USA Network nearly a month after a Delaware court ordered them…
The re-selling of Roseanne as a daytime TV commodity has begun. King World Prods. is looking for station bids for its upcoming Roseanne talker in New York and Los Angeles by the end of next week.
When surveys of past attendees of ShowBiz Expo made it clear that at least 40% of the trade show audience had purchasing authority regarding film commissions and location services, it was decided the…
In an effort to bring the current talks over a new program labeling system to a speedy resolution, the White House is planning a meeting next week that will include kidvid advocates and broadcasters…
Lara Flynn Boyle has been cast as a regular in the David E. Kelley-produced drama "The Practice," which stars Dylan McDermott, sources said.
The Primetime Emmy Awards have become very much like the weather. You know, lots of complaints about the nominating procedure, the categorizing, eligibility issues, all of that stuff, and nobody…
Won’t let go: Two shows have won the top Emmy for primetime series over four consecutive years: “The Dick Van Dyke Show” (1963-66) and “Hill Street Blues” (1981-84). Like a handful of other shows…
Rumors are flying fast and furious that the return of Alejandro Burillo Azcarraga to Televisa management may mean the ouster of a top-level exec at the media giant.
Fox Broadcasting Co. has entered into a production and development deal with "Laugh-In" creator and executive producer George Schlatter, who will produce a series of comedy specials for the network.
Bloomberg Television, stymied in attempts to gain carriage on Time Warner's New York City cable system, has bought its way into the market by leasing time from Paxson Communications, the new owner of…