The head of Fukuoka Broadcasting Corp. (FBS) said Wednesday he will step down from the broadcaster in the major southwestern Japanese city over a scandal in which the TV station bilked advertisers…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) on Thursday won a preliminary injunction in Los Angeles Superior Court against a company and individuals attempting to profit from the sale of a…
"Crook & Chase" is heading back to Nashville. Universal Television has dropped the syndie talkshow hosted by Lorianne Crook and Charlie Chase, but executive producer Jim Owens intends to revive the…
Need an update from last week's "Homicide"? Want a recipe from a cooking segment on "Today"? NBC can provide it to you beginning in August through a linkup with interactive TV service Wink…
HBO Comedy Hour: The Mr. Vegas All-Night Party Starring Drew Carey (Sat. (28) , 10:30-11:30 p.m., HBO) Taped in Las Vegas at the Hard Rock Cafe and remote locations by Moffitt-Lee Prods. Executive…
Buzz has it that Warner Bros. TV senior VP of drama development Nina Tassler has had talks with CBS about a high-level creative position at CBS Prods.
Jacques-Yves Cousteau, the beloved French undersea filmmaker and explorer whose name became synonymous with both ocean discovery and environmental protection, died of a heart attack early Wednesday…
Granada Entertainment USA president Scott Siegler has hired Dan Pasternack for the post of vice president, creative affairs. The division was formed just one month ago to bring Granada into the U.S…
Prompted by favorable federal court rulings, Las Vegas is launching a $27.3 million marketing campaign featuring the first TV commercials depicting casino gambling for non-Nevada audiences.
Castle Rock Entertainment has signed writer-producer Richard Rosenstock to an exclusive, three-year deal to produce and develop TV series.
The King World/Roseanne sales express has blown through San Francisco, with the fall 1998 talkshow entry landing at CBS O&O KPIX.