A strong economy will continue to deliver good news to the TV business next year, with most sectors expected to gain 5% to 7% and cable continuing to post stronger gains.
Buena Vista Television is moving forward with plans to produce a syndie talkshow fronted by Robert Urich. "The Robert Urich Show" is described as a lighthearted mix of celebrity interviews and…
Time Warner is heading for a showdown at the Western Cable Show with a number of major cable operators, including three of the biggest: Media One, Comcast and Cablevision Systems Corp.
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Looking to give the Cartoon Network a run for its animated money, Disney/ABC Cable Networks on Monday announced plans to launch a new 24-hour Disney Channel spin-off for basic cable titled Toon…
More than a few syndie legends of the fall were upset during the past November sweep. The final Nielsen report card on the November book is still a few weeks off, but national numbers are in for all…
The Carsey-Werner Co. is eyeing a return to the firstrun syndie biz with a talkshow hosted by author/advice columnist E. Jean Carroll.
Mexico's No. 2 broadcaster announced last week it plans to purchase a majority stake in the Chilean channel known as La Red.
In a highly unusual pact, NBC has ordered 13 episodes of Bright/Kauffman/Crane's next comedy series, and the Peacock web has agreed to cover the entire cost of producing the show, so that Warner…
It was difficult to tell last week who came out on top in the latest battle of wills between NBC News prexy Andrew Lack and his longtime rival, Fox News helmer Roger Ailes.
ABC late Friday shuffled its Monday, Thursday and Saturday lineups, most notably shifting David E. Kelley's "The Practice" from Saturday to Monday night at 10 p.m. after "Monday Night Football" ends…
DirecTV, the satellite distributor of cable networks and pay-per-view movies and events, is laughing at the amazing willingness of its cable rivals to --- in effect --- help subsidize DirecTV's free…