Fox Kids Worldwide has begun the process of taking over IFE (Intl. Family Entertainment), and will lay off 45 employees in IFE's Virginia Beach, Va., headquarters as of Oct. 10.
ABC's "Good Morning America" threw a farewell party Friday for Joan Lunden, ending a 20-year tenure on the ayem show.
Lance B. Taylor on Friday was named vice president of current comedy programming at Fox Broadcasting Co., replacing Mark Ganshirt, who left the company the same day.
Thursday night's "MTV Video Music Awards" telecast earned the show the third-highest ratings in its 14-year history: a 7.5 rating/12 share in MTV homes, or some 5.2 million households. It represents…
Former Republic Pictures VP Bonnie Sugar has teamed with entrepreneur Rosalyn Bazar to form Greenwich Entertainment, a new film and TV production company.
Ambitious TV special by writer-director-comic Steve Oedekerk is practically wall-to-wall and, in many cases, terrific computer graphics. That accomplished, perhaps next time Oedekerk will spend more…
British dance band Jamiroquai earned the video of the year award, but rocker Beck earned the most statuettes, taking home five at Thursday night's MTV Video Music Awards competition here at Radio…
E.W. Scripps has sold its two San Antonio outlets, KENS-TV and KENS-AM, to A.H. Belo in exchange for Belo's 56% stake in the TV Food Network and $75 million in cash. Sources say the overall value of…
Arthur Kane, executive director of the Intl. Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, is retiring. He will remain in his post until the end of the year in order to oversee the…
There will be no shortage of places to watch Princess Diana's funeral on television early Saturday morning, even for those who lack cable and don't plan to drag themselves out of bed in the middle of…
In spite of a strong start last month, ratings for syndication's new latenight contenders, Buena Vista TV's "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show" and Columbia TriStar's "Vibe," are trending down.