A Frontline presentation. Exec producer, David Fanning; producer, Thomas Lennon; senior producer, Michael Sullivan; writers, Richard Ben Cramer, Lennon, Michael Epstein; editors, Ken Eluto, Lisa…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has signed an exclusive TV agreement with actor Nathan Lane and plans to develop a new comedy series around him.
CBS has given a full-season pickup to its new Twentieth TV drama series "Picket Fences," meaning the web has officially extended back-nine orders to four of its seven new shows.
Jack Sander, president and general manager of WAGA-TV, Atlanta, has been elected to a two-year term as chairman of the Television Bureau of Advertising's board of directors, succeeding Ed Reilly…
Ratings are down at the start of the 1992 World Series compared to the '91 results, but they're still powerful enough to bring CBS home to an easy first-place finish in prime time Nielsens for the…
For many years after the networks virtually orphaned the documentary, public television more or less became a foster home for non-fiction programming.
When today's top interactive television players show their wares, increasingly, each also reveals significant shortcomings.
Twentieth TV has signed the writer-producer team of Jamie Wooten and Marc Cherry to an exclusive two-year overall development deal, marking the first such deal inked under the new management team of…
Carol Story and Beryl Kreisel, each producers at "CBS This Morning," have been promoted to key positions within the program.
Cable TV legislation passed recently by Congress was prompted by a "special-interest feeding frenzy that only Ross Perot could adequately describe, " Discovery Communications topper John Hendricks…
After years of being bombarded with a television diet heavy on a bizarre combination of nudity, sexual innuendo and political propaganda, Italian TV viewers are fighting back.