The Turner BroadcastingSystem has made it official: Two new cable networks are in the works, Turner Classic Movies and CNN Intl.
Disney-owned KCAL-TV has proved once again that it is no Mickey Mouse operation.
Scientific-Atlanta, Motorola Corp. and Kalieda Labs are teaming up to put a computer in the next generation of cable TV set-top boxes.
The Rev. Robert Tilton has gone to court to try to prevent ABC from rerunning a "PrimeTime Live" expose on his ministry during the summer.
Miami-based company Taurus Programming Services last week announced plans for launching a six-channel satellite service for the Spanish-speaking market in Europe.
Director John Singleton will receive the 11th annual Upton Sinclair Award June 9 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, the sponsoring Liberty Hill Foundation announced. Harry Shearer and IRS/Pangea recording…
Capital Cities/ABC Inc. said it is going to put into effect the new contract recently reached with 13 bargaining units of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians on the company's…
"Hot on the Trail," a TBS one-hour documentary about sex and romance in the Old West, is currently being prepped by executive producer Catherine Wyler, producer-director Aviva Slesin and writer…
One of the nation's largest infomercial makers has agreed to fork over $ 3.5 million to consumers for making phony claims in its baldness treatment and fat-reduction ads, the Federal Trade Commission…
Cable exex gathering in San Francisco for the National Cable Television Assoc.'s Cable '93 convention at the Moscone Convention Center June 6-9 have spent the last year fretting over congressional…
Andreas (Leo) Lukoschik, a well-known German TV personality and since January program exec at Vox, will exit his job at month's end.