Barney has escaped from the Prehistoric Broadcasting Service! He's waddled into primetime on NBC! On Sunday at 7 o'clock! Where's Mike Wallace when you really need him?
Boosted by "Arsenio Hall's" departure, Columbia TriStar TV Distribution has ordered 90 episodes -- 18 weeks -- of its latenight half-hour comedy strip "The Newz" from Production Services Intl., a…
Lifetime Television continues to boost its original programming, adding two new original shows to its slate.
Peter Hughes has been named exec VP for MCA TV Intl. He joined MCA in 1978 as general manager of MCA TV Canada and was appointed VP of marketing in 1988.
Time Warner, Sony Pictures Entertainment, HBO, Ole Communications and the Latin American media company TVA are teaming for HBO Brasil, a pay TV premium service launching July 1. HBO Brasil will be…
"NewsOne," ABC's affiliate and international news service, will expand to a 24-hour news, sports and features service Monday. The new round-the-clock channel will help ABC expand its cooperative…
James Mathers was director of photography on the Fox telefilm "Honor Thy Father and Mother: The True Story of the Menendez Murders." Due to incorrect information supplied by Fox, his name was…
It was a war of spin at CBS and ABC press conferences Tuesday marking the end of the official TV season, as the two networks staked out turf looking ahead to a tight battle next season.
CBS has wrapped up a lopsided win in the 1993-94 primetime Nielsens season, posting its highest rating in seven years and equaling its widest margin of victory in two decades.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences will advise three Russian TV systems on establishing their own TV academy and producing an awards show similar to the Emmys.
The 31st annual Mip-TV market wound down on an upbeat note, with business still bustling on the penultimate day and exhibitors still pointing to their chock-a-block datebooks as evidence that deals…