Media analyst Paul Kagan joked at the opening of the Western Cable Show that the event was the "first-ever Western Annual Telephone Convention."
The three-year law allowing the TV networks to police themselves on the issue of reducing vid violence expired Wednesday night, but the status will remain quo, says the law's sponsor, Sen. Paul Simon…
Dolly Parton will star in her first sitcom next fall thanks to a deal between CBS and Disney TV, the studio confirmed.
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The Big Bang Theory
The Big Bang Theory2Rating: 5.3 Share: 17 Viewers (Millions): 17.8 Network: CBS
The Voice3Rating: 3.9 Share: 11 Viewers (Millions): 12.7 Network: NBC
The Blacklist4Rating: 3.4 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 12.5 Network: NBC
In addition to its second shopping service Q2, QVC next spring will launch "On Q" for younger people.
Turner Classic Movies has acquired another major movie package via a deal with Warner Bros. for more than 200 titles, including "A Streetcar Named Desire, ""The Exorcist" and "Papillon."
ABC confirmed that it will move "George" into its 8:30 p.m. Wednesday slot starting Dec. 22, while the in-house sitcom "Joe's Life" goes on hiatus.
Columbia's "Ricki Lake" show, airing in a poor latenight slot on NBC affiliate KYW-TV in Philadelphia, will jump to daytime on Capital Cities/ABC-owned WPVI in fall 1994.
ABC's regular lineup rebounded to win Tuesday after the web's only loss of the season, but the charge came too late, as CBS will claim its first November sweeps win since 1984 when final averages are…
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In 25th Anniversary," which aired last February with good ratings, proved there was more to be mined with a Christmas spec. With clips from 1968, 1969 and 1970 telecasts and…
Encore, the John Malone-controlled minipay cable network that's planning seven additional multiplexed channels next year, has signed a deal with Robert Halmi that will funnel RHI Entertainment's next…