The King World/Roseanne sales express has blown through San Francisco, with the fall 1998 talkshow entry landing at CBS O&O KPIX.
Comcast Corp. is in discussions with the Fox/Liberty sports joint venture, ESPN and CNN-SI about tying its Philadelphia sports channel to a national programming "backdrop" offered by one of the three…
CBS' new TV station group CEO Mel Karmazin promised a group of Wall Street investors Wednesday he would deliver a turnaround in the poorly performing unit as soon as the third quarter of this year.
Master Class (James A. Doolittle Theatre; 1,021 seats; $ 55 top) UCLA/James A. Doolittle Theatre presents a play in two acts by Terrence McNally. Directed by Leonard Foglia. Set, Michael McGarty…
Granada Group has launched its friendly takeover bid for Yorkshire Tyne Tees TV, but faces a battle to persuade some powerful Yorkshire shareholders to accept the £711 million ($1.18 billion) offer.
Another batch of new series are being retooled before their fall debuts. In fact, the original concept of a pilot as the first episode of a new series is becoming almost obsolete as fewer actually…
How water's been handled and mishandled in the American West since the turn of the century and how this country helped manage and mishandle water in several crucial spots around the world prove a…
John Malone's Telecommunications Inc., the largest multisystem cable operator in the U.S., has sold most of its smaller cable systems in Oregon, Washington, Missouri, Alabama and California to…
When Family Channel's parent, Intl. Family Entertainment, agreed to be acquired by Fox Kids Worldwide two weeks ago, it was the culmination of an 18-month-long process, documents filed with the SEC…
Kate Juergens has been upped to vice president of primetime series at NBC, reporting to senior VP David Nevins.
British Digital Broadcasting has been awarded all three of the digital terrestrial TV licenses it was bidding for, licenses representing at least 15 of 30 or so planned digital terrestrial TV…