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…
The Halloween queen lives on --- and not just in West Hollywood. Elvira, Mistress of the Dark --- the macabre vamp with the risque shtick who for years served as a syndicated hostess of fright films…
The Family Channel is about to become a Fox Kids production.
Since that night in 1962 when Jack Paar hefted his wooden stool under his arm, waved to the audience, and sauntered off the stage of "The Tonight Show" to be replaced by Johnny Carson, the latenight…
Federal regulators will take a close look at the combination of the News Corp./MCI assets and Primestar, focusing on the ability of the new company to suppress competition in the DBS marketplace.
Rupert Murdoch officially abandoned Wednesday his plans to become a player in the U.S. satcasting business, selling News Corp.'s satellite interests to Primestar Partners for $1.1 billion.
The House Commerce Committee voted Wednesday to weaken the ban on owning more than one TV station in a market, while also agreeing to a measure that would virtually guarantee to draw out the digital…
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…
On Sept. 14, when Hollywood gussies up and rolls out the red carpet to celebrate excellence in television, fans nationwide will be joined by more than 650 million foreign viewers in 86 countries.
HBO has become the first cable network to announce that it will deliver a high-definition-television feed of its network, possibly as early as the summer of 1998.
At first glance, one might swear the bearded character on the tube before them is a man.