U S West Inc. became the latest Baby Bell to ask a federal court to overturn decade-old restrictions that bar it from providing cable television service in the 14 states in which it offers local…
Vin Di Bona Prods. has inked a deal with Panacea Entertainment to exploit interactive media and other video applications for its "America's Funniest" library.
Cablevision Systems said its partly owned A-R Cable Partners agreed to buy three Massachusetts cable systems from Nashoba Communications for $ 90 million.
NBC has picked up six more episodes of the NBC Prods. comedy series "Saved by the Bell: The College Years," the network confirmed.
Leslie Tobin, who a decade ago introduced the first syndicated barter movie network to regularly premiere feature films on broadcast TV, has been upped from VP to senior VP of motion picture sales…
Nielsen Media Research will seek to fill a void created by rival Arbitron's decision to bail out of overnight TV ratings game, saying it will meter two Arbitron-exclusive markets next year and look…
The return of Luke and Laura boosted ABC's "General Hospital" to its highest single-episode rating in more than 21/2 years on Oct. 29, highlighting Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for the Oct…
Zelda" is hollow, superficial and unsatisfying, and does justice neither to the troubled F. Scott Fitzgerald nor to his doomed spouse.
Admitting that there has been "extraordinary hype" over interactive product development, Mark Goodson Prods.' president Mark Goodson told a packed audience at Thursday's "Hollywood Meets Silicon…
Second season of the enjoyable series about a Harlem family and its lively son Douglas (Doug E. Doug) goes nowhere with a disappointing script by Gary Hardwick and routine direction by Michael…
KABC-TV will air Tuesday’s episode of “NYPD Blue”– ousted from its timeslot by fire coverage — Saturday at 10 p.m. “The Commish” will move up an hour, locally preempting the start of “The Paula…