Plagued by sluggish ratings and financial problems, Twentieth TV's "A Current Affair" is undergoing a top management shake-up, according to show sources.
The USA cable network, which has reached the limits of its growth in the United States, is setting up an international division to sell USA Network clones in Latin America, Europe and Asia.
The Conviction of Kitty Dodds" is notable for its honesty, depth of performances and poignancy. The based-on-fact vidpic, scripted by Doug Magee, will add to the debate on the "battered woman"…
The Chicago Baby Bell, Ameritech Corp., asked federal courts in Illinois and Michigan for permission to supply cable service in the five-state area where it provides local phone service.
Opening chapter for this new series, starring rock singer-writer Glenn Frey as p.i. Cody McMahon, focuses on three cases at a rat-a-tat-tat tempo that doesn't disguise the awkward writing and blah…
QVC on Monday asked the Federal Communications Commission to delay or block transfer of Paramount's seven TV stations to Viacom.
A milestone was reached today in Israel's media industry with the debut of the Second Channel, the country's first attempt at commercial television.
After a four-year absence, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' TV Academy Hall of Fame show will be back on the air this season -- thanks to a dual-exhibition deal with the Disney Channel and…
Hong Kong switched on to cable TV for the first time Monday with Wharf Cable airing eight channels of its own and none of the Star TV channels required under a "must-carry" clause in its…
The National Hispanic Media Coalition Monday announced that Capital Cities/ABC and its local O&O KABC-TV have agreed to take a number of unprecedented and potentially costly steps to boost Hispanic…
In a first for a major studio, the Walt Disney Co. has agreed to fund two TV syndication companies: its own Buena Vista Television distribution arm and a newly formed independent entity operated by…