Paramount will likely tapinto its own ranks to fill the exec producer void on the syndicated series "Hard Copy."
Congress may be on recess until after Labor Day, but House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Edward Markey (D-Mass.) is showing no signs of slacking off his crusade against TV violence. Markey…
NBC's "Today" topped "Good Morning America" for the second consecutive week in Nielsen daytime and fringe results for Aug. 9-13, while ABC continues to breathe down the neck of CBS' lineup.
After taking a public tongue-lashing from Paramount, Fox Thursday defended its decision to buy a UHF indie in Philadelphia and to chuck its affiliation pact in the market with Par-owned WTXF.
CBS will serve up a major helping of family values this November with a Thanksgiving-themed "The Waltons" reunion -- one of three "go" movies on the Lee Rich Co.'s TV production slate.
The Directors Guild of America producers training program announced the graduation of 17 assistant director trainees Wednesday.
Less than a month after buying a controlling interest in Hong Kong-based Star TV, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has named James F. Griffiths as managing director of the company.
In what may be the first of its kind in the country, City News Service and former CBS-TV news director John Lippman are creating a video newswire service for local television stations.
Various production companies and private public relations firms have volunteered to staff the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, responding to word that CBS, NBC and Fox Broadcasting Co. have…
Forest Whitaker demonstrates mastery in his director's bow of the melodramatic "Strapped," which intros a wise young newcomer, Bokeem Woodbine, in the role of a decent, striving black youth bound by…
Nickelodeon will jump into the burgeoning children's-music marketplace by releasing a full-length album of music culled from the channel's "Ren & Stimpy" series.