Selective spotlighting of showbiz legend Frank Sinatra in five hours may not include all the sunlight and shadows, but the result is a well-honed account backed with a first-class sound track and a…
'Beverly Hills, 90210' 12.9/20 Fox's teen hit drew its best Wednesday rating yet thanks to its continuing storyline and the absence of "The Wonder Years," bumped to make way for an ABC News spec…
"A Chip in the Sugar": Taped in England by BBC-Lionheart Television. Producer , Innes Lloyd; director, Stuart Burge; writer, Alan Bennett; camera, John Corby; editor, Denis Wyatt; sound, Richard…
News-related fringe ratings surged during the pre-election Oct. 26-30 Nielsen week, boosting "Nightline" as well as the network morning shows.
ABC got stung when it bought the rights to a true, curious, if trivial, news story about a Texas woman wanting to kill her daughter's cheerleading competish. (Next March, HBO airs its version…
KCBS-TV confirmed yesterday it has licensed MTM Distribution's off-net, re-edited half-hour strip version of "Rescue 911" for next fall.
Despite a reasonably solid premiere, the Fox Children's Network will pull its new animated series "The X-Men" after tomorrow's airing and won't bring the show back until January.
Befitting Tuesday's election of the first baby boomer president, MTV will hold "The Pre-Inaugural Rock 'N' Roll Ball" on Jan. 19, a day before Bill Clinton takes office.
An estimated 100 million people watched all or part of the Big Three's coverage of the election returns between the hours of 8 and 11 p.m., based on Nielsen national statistics for Tuesday night.
In a whopper of a win for the Big Three networks and Fox Broadcasting Co., a Chicago court yesterday rejected new financial interest and syndication rules adopted by the Federal Communications…
Citing poor business conditions, Rainbow Programming Holdings will fold its three-year-old SportsChannel Los Angeles at the end of the year.