MCA TV has scored a coup by clearing Brandon Tartikoff's "Last Call" at 12:35 a.m. on NBC San Francisco affiliate KRON-TV, delaying "Late Night With Conan O'Brien" by 30 minutes.
The Clinton administration on Wednesday signaled its support for a review of broadcast ownership rules by the Federal Communications Commission.
By the second day of the NATPE carnival, conventioneers were calling it the most active market in years. NATPE president/chief operating officer Bruce Johansen said, with a day left to go, attendance…
Warner Bros.' "Free Willy", Fox's "The Simpsons" and Paul McCartney will be honored at the eighth annual Genesis Awards, which recognizes those who spotlight animal issues with "courage, creativity…
Jim Cullen, president of the Bell Atlantic Corp., told a NATPE audience Wednesday that he's eager to buy "minority positions" in movie or TV companies, but not until the Baby Bell's merger with cable…
Lightning may only strike once, but an electromagnetic storm appears to have caused double trouble at Telesat Canada after Anik E1 and Anik E2, the country's two main communications satellites, were…
Viacom Entertainment, which earlier this week unveiled the court series "I Accuse" for fall, Wednesday announced a second half-hour strip for September 1995.
CanWest Global Communications is again looking beyond the Great White North to add to its cache of broadcast holdings. And the company is looking specifically at the Hispanic market, CanWest Global…
Where's Oprah? The conspicuous absence of the top-rated talker from NATPE has set the rumor mill spinning and raised questions about the state of Oprah Winfrey's relationship with King World Prods.…
The splendid premise for "Time Trax" has its hero, Capt. Darien Lambert, Fugitive Retrieval Section, in 2193 A.D., using a vertical time slide to pick up villains and returning to home base with his…
A private Italian network will broadcast news reports live from Bosnia-Herzegovina for at least two weeks in an attempt to spur international efforts to end the war.