The rematch June 28 in Las Vegas between heavyweights Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield is expected by fight telecast officials to generate about $130 million, which would place it among the most…
Two Voices (Mon. (16), 9-11 p.m., Lifetime) Filmed in San Diego by Freyda Rothstein Prods. and Hearst Entertainment. Executive producer, Freyda Rothstein; director, Peter Levin; writer, Jim Macak…
The ratings for “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” for the week ending June 8 were 4.5/15 in households, 2.4/13 with adults 18-49; ratings for “Late Show with David Letterman” that week were 3.6/11 in…
Bill Lord, who in his two years as news director has guided KNBC-TV to some of its best ratings of the 1990s, is resigning his post to return to his hometown of Seattle and KIRO-TV.
Cable operators were less than thrilled when an early knockout engineered by Oscar De La Hoya caused the premiere episode of the second season of HBO's satirical sitcom "Arliss" to run 35 minutes…
FCC chairman Reed Hundt has formally agreed to defer a vote on an agency probe of liquor advertising on television.
Local news veteran Steven Lange will succeed David Friend as executive producer of Warner Bros.' syndie newsmagazine "Extra" at the end of the month.
Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) accused the House Commerce Committee of creating a "loophole" that would allow broadcasters to hoard valuable TV spectrum until well into the…
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has inked off-network deals for the CBS sitcom "The Nanny" in more than a dozen markets.
For a show about a guy from Cleveland, "Drew Carey" did pretty well in Hollywood last week.
Ted Turner wants to give parents their S, V and L --- so long as the gesture buys the TV industry "a little peace" from lawmakers and other vocal critics.