The latest European battle between a well-armed, well-entrenched public service broadcaster and fledgling commercial newcomers is taking place in Portugal. And the main weapons have turned out to be…
KNBC-TV news director Nancy Valenta resigned yesterday following a poor performance for the station in a make-or-break November sweeps period.
Eagerly anticipated Tom Arnold sitcom comes across as a hybrid of the old Dick Van Dyke Show and "Buffalo Bill." And that's not bad at all. Show merits its plum spot in ABC's sked.
Repercussions from the passage of cable reregulation legislation, technological advances and the impact of a new administration in the White House will be key issues under discussion at the 25th…
ABC's "Good Morning America" won the morning news crown for the second consecutive week while CBS notched its 194th straight daytime win, according to Nielsen viewer results for the week ending Nov…
MGM TV has pacted with Claster TV to distribute a new animated version of "The Pink Panther," to be offered as a Monday-through-Friday strip for fall 1993.
WABC, Capital Cities/ABC's flagship station, has polished off another November sweeps session with a win, maintaining its dominance over the Gotham television marketplace, although showing some…
A few painfully obvious conclusions can be drawn from the first disaster-free major sweeps period in Los Angeles in recent memory.
It seems certain that Pat Robertson's Intl. Family Entertainment will succeed in its bid to buy TVS, the regional ITV broadcaster that owns U.S. production company MTM.
NBC has apparently trumped the other webs in the almost comical race to be first with their Amy Fisher telefilm, scheduling the movie "Amy Fisher: My Story" for Dec. 28 in its Monday movie slot.
A number of magazine strips continued to enjoy solid national ratings in Nielsen syndication standings for the week of Nov. 9, while the off-network strips "Designing Women" and "Roseanne" also…