DAVID STEINBERG, GUESTING ON "The Tonight Show" several years ago, told the following joke:
Susan E. Binford, vice president of corporate and media relations at NBC and head of West Coast publicity for the network, will leave to become senior VP of public relations for the Turner…
Using Indian folklore and mysticism as fodder for a routine psycho-killer yarn doesn't exactly add up to a bold new leap for American Indian images on film. But that's the only novel aspect to…
Britain's Channel 4 has set up a new subsidiary, Channel 4 Intl., to sell its feature films and TV programs and to explore other commercial opportunities for the web.
MTM Television's claim that "Rescue 911" is a documentary is prompting raised eyebrows at the Federal Communications Commission. "People are skeptical" about MTM's request to have the program…
CBS' news programming and NBC's critically acclaimed shows "I'll Fly Away" and "Seinfeld" were substantive takers in this year's Writers Guild of America TV-radio award nominations, propelling both…
Glenn Close and "The Hallmark Hall of Fame" have reunited triumphantly, with last Sunday's "Skylark" soaring to the highest single-episode telefilm rating for any network since the first…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has awarded six $ 1,000 awards to college students to be presented through its annual College Television Awards, to be handed out March 14.
Boyz II Men, Billy Ray Cyrus, Vince Gill, Earvin (Magic) Johnson, En Vogue, Melissa Etheridge, James Galway, B.B. King, Lyle Lovett and the Red Hot Chili Peppers will appear on the 35th annual Grammy…
J. Edgar Hoover's secret file contains a bit more of interest for TV viewers than Al Capone's infamous secret vault yielded, but not much.
ITV station Granada Television, which was among the British pioneers of international co-production, has signaled a new policy toward foreign partnership that puts more emphasis on the tastes of…