Columbia TriStar Television Distribution's hourlong latenight magazine "Vibe" has been cleared on the Sullivan Broadcast Group, bringing its nationwide clearances to more than 70%.
One hates to criticize such a well-intentioned project, but "A Child's Wish," while offering strong perfs from John Ritter and Anna Chlumsky, as well as a smooth cameo from President Bill Clinton, is…
Miami-based Nickelodeon Latin America, the 24-hour Spanish-lingo kids' cable net launched last December, has named Stephen Grieder vice president and creative director.
The subscriber backlash against Tele-Communications Inc. and its recent policy of dropping established networks from its cable systems and replacing them with newer services resulted last week in TCI…
The Cable News Network seems poised to win approval for establishing a news bureau in Cuba almost three decades after the last U.S. outlet was expelled.
Regis and Kathie Lee brought their stage show to town last week, and it was everything one would expect.
Pearson TV and Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures are considering a joint bid for a British film production franchise funded by the National Lottery.
In the last of the atypical year-end holiday weeks, "Real TV" continued to prove it is for real by pulling in its best household rating ever (3.3) in the syndication ratings for the week ending Jan…
The 16 highest-rated, regularly scheduled basic-cable series in 1996 - and 17 of the top 20 - all aired on Nickelodeon, according to Nielsen.
"The Larry Sanders Show" will return to HBO for a sixth season in 1998, and Dennis Miller has signed what HBO describes as "an exclusive multiyear deal" to host a 26-episode season of his…
Looking to make a full break with its inconsistent past, cable's Disney Channel on Sunday unveiled an ambitious, family-friendly original programming development slate and a redesigned logo that…