If CBS' latest plan is successful, David Letterman will be dominating more than the latenight talkshow wars. CBS announced Monday it would be feeding Letterman's nightly "Late Show" Top 10 List to…
NBC will air the HBO movie “And the Band Played On” March 28. Based on the book by the late Randy Shilts, the production will be edited to two hours for its network broadcast. * * * Fox Broadcasting…
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution is seeking a minimum of $ 125,000 per week, or the hefty sum of roughly $ 200,000 per episode, for the highly hyped off-net sitcom "Seinfeld" in New York, according…
For a show about nothing, "Seinfeld" is sure worth a lot to stations. Columbia TriStar Television Distribution this week takes the off-net sitcom from Gotham into Los Angeles, where a rare four-way…
Capital Cities/ABC has named Barry Firmin VP of ABC cable and international broadcast/European operations, involved in CapCities/ABC's production and TV programming services in Europe.
For all the hyperbole about superhighways and megamergers, Time Warner Inc. provided a reminder last week that much of the future rides on a bunch of techies wearing white lab coats.
Taipei held fast to its position against allowing foreign investment in Taiwan's thriving cable industry during negotiations with U.S. trade officials last week.
Fourth-quarter sales nearly tripled and earnings nearly doubled for RHI Entertainment Inc. as the TV producer/distributor rang up big numbers from deliveries to the three webs.
A federal court has ordered the FCC to respond by March 23 on whether it intends to act on a longstanding petition calling for repeal of the primetime access rule.
And now, back to our regularly scheduled programs ... With the Winter Olympics finally over, the network schedule returned to seminormal, though some sweeps stunts remained.