For tens of thousands of union actors and their agents trying to make a living in this town, scanning each day's breakdowns --- the lists of that day's available acting gigs --- ranks somewhere…
Former CBS comedy vice president David Himelfarb has been named senior VP of network TV at Walt Disney TV, overseeing development and production of comedies and dramas at the studio.
A battle between media giants Time Warner Cable and Fox/Liberty/Cablevision Systems will deprive 1.1 million New York City cable subscribers of 12 of the remaining games of the New York Mets' 1997…
An ABC affiliate in Honolulu is gearing up to become the first TV station in the country to transform itself into a fully digital operation.
The struggling "Fox After Breakfast" show is getting a morning makeover. Fox Broadcasting and producer Twentieth Television have tapped interim host Vicki Lawrence as the chatfest's permanent…
The Carsey-Werner Co. has promoted Courtney B. Conte to the newly created position of executive vice president of production.
Susan M. Baker has been named director of development for Moll/Beallor Prods., where she'll be responsible for finding both television and film projects, according to company principals June Beallor…
Home & Garden Television expects to top the 30-million subscriber mark next month, paving the way for the E.W. Scripps Co.'s cabler to turn a profit next year.
ABC Inc. chief financial officer Ronald Doerfler is stepping down Oct. 31 after an 11-year run as the company's numbers man.
Jac Venza, director of cultural and arts programs at New York's flagship PBS station, Thirteen/WNET, will be honored by the international TV community at the 25th anniversary Intl. Emmy Awards in…