KNBC-TV will feature Los Angeles Police Chief Willie Williams in a regular weekly segment titled "Ask the Chief" on its 6 p.m. newscast beginning Wednesday. Questions will come from KNBC anchors as…
KCBS-TV's ouster of news director John Lippman -- after a stormy 16-month tenure at the station -- was seen in most quarters as a case of too many headaches with too little ratings improvement to…
Jaclyn Smith and Fox chairwoman Lucie Salhany were honored Friday at the 38th annual Genii Awards. Guest speaker Aaron Spelling, host Johnny Grant and the presenters -- actress Jayne Meadows and MTV…
In a blow to the broadcast industry, Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ernest Hollings (D-S.C.) is considering supporting legislation requiring health warnings on beer and wine commercials.
ABC News' "Nightline" was the victim of a "guest-napping" on Friday, as a scheduled interview with a survivor of the Waco cult stand-off was scrubbed by his 11th-hour deal for an exclusive chat with…
MCA TV and Universal Television have signed writer/director George Gallo to helm four original action telepix based on the theatrical hit "Midnight Run" for the new Universal Action Network.
The first two Australian pay-TV licenses have been awarded to a pair of virtual unknowns at a combined price of $ A389 million ($ 280 million), more than double what was expected.
Elizabeth Montgomery is back in fighting form -- slim, smart and commanding centerstage -- as the real-life Blanche Taylor Moore, who killed a number of men with poison in the 1980s. Montgomery and…
Conan O'Brien, NBC's future "Late Night" host, will make his second post-appointment appearance Tuesday on the network's "Today" show and, on the same night, will visit "Late Night With David…
Debut segment of four-part series that explores and celebrates the importance of dance in human life is a rich, revealing pleasure.
The splendidly produced ABC miniseries dwells on the grotesque true story of Charlie Starkweather, 19, who killed 11 people in Nebraska in 1957-58, and his 14-year-old girlfriend,