As the latest example of Hollywood increasingly turning to younger auds and their parents, Republic Pictures Home Video sealed an eight-year licensing agreement with Children's Television Workshop to…
What this country needs is a new "Lassie" movie. And who better to carry on the tradition than producer Lorne Michaels?
KCOP showed the strongest demographics growth during the May sweeps in the key early fringe and access dayparts, while KNBC-TV's late news benefited from a strong network prime time performance…
Australia's Seven Network has finalized a new minimum guarantee deal with the Walt Disney Co. and its subsids.
SBS, the government-funded multicultural broadcaster, is starting its own national pay-TV service. The operation will come on line -- probably via satellite -- at the same time the main satellite pay…
The ITV network, Britain's main commercial web, bagged two American series at the recent Los Angeles Screenings -- Steven Spielberg's "seaQuest DSV" and Spelling's "Winnetka Road."
David Letterman got a going-away present his last night on NBC: Big ratings. Friday's "Late Night," with guest Tom Hanks and a surprise appearance by Bruce Springsteen, won roughly double Letterman's…
QVC Network Inc. chairman and chief executive Barry Diller said the company planned to redesign its fashion channel, with details expected this summer.
Is a TV show excused from sticking to the truth if it isn't branded "news"? In at least one instance, CBS says yes.
Cable TV magnate Ted Turner told Congress Friday that TV violence can be directly linked to violence in society and that TV exex bear some responsibility for the flood of homicides throughout the…
David Letterman closed the books on 11 1/2 years at NBC Friday amid complaints by show staffers the network failed to promote the finale in a manner befitting its stature. Program may have been among…