Maureen Noonan has been named director of creative services for Tribune's "The Joan Rivers Show." Noonan had been manager of promotion and public relations for Television Program Enterprises since…
ITC Entertainment Group prez-CEO Chris Gorog announced his resignation yesterday, citing "strategic differences" with the board of directors over the "future direction" of the TV/film…
Washington may be forcing a shotgun marriage of broadcasting and cable, but the bride and groom are gearing up to live happily ever after.
An annual study by the Roper Organization reaffirms that network TV is still viewers' primary choice for news and entertainment and that viewers prefer to make their own decisions -- as opposed to…
Will the President show up for the end of "Cheers"?
It was a generally sluggish week for syndicated fare, according to Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the period ending March 21.
General Hospi-Tale" was a hit song in 1981, when ABC's serial "General Hospital" exploded as a phenomenon, drawing the largest daytime TV audience in history, 17 million viewers in 12 million homes…
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Successor to the 1979 chiller feature "When a Stranger Calls" works up a basketful of scary passages under writer Fred Walton's cunning direction. With Jill Schoelen limning the beset Julia, Walton…
The USA Network has created a new umbrella category for original cable movies that feature bigger budgets and higher-profile actors than the typical USA made-fors.
Yogi Berra, played a brain surgeon (1966). The legendary New York Yankee catcher was a-typecast in one of the pioneering celebrity guestshots, as a favor to former Cleveland Indians infielder…