Discovery Communications Inc. Monday launched its third test of Your Choice TV, the video-on-demand system that allows cable subscribers to view shows when they want to -- not when the programs are…
Execs at media confab Digital Hollywood tried Monday to bury the oft-repeated notion of television's future 500-channel world.
NBC has established broad-based strategic alliances with America Online and Prodigy for interactive information and entertainment. Components will include such features as a bulletin board, sales of…
Babymaker" is a made-for-Melissa Gilbert telefilm. It provides the actress plenty of weepy moments to mix among the protracted sessions of righteous indignation, all trademarked acting…
Pubcaster Australian Broadcasting Corp. has hired a new chief for its Asian satellite channel amid signs that the 1-year-old Australian Television service is struggling to meet its budgets.
Total TV advertising will surpass newspaper revenues for the first time in 1994, according to estimates released by the Television Bureau of Advertising.
MCA TV apparently is so anxious to go forward with "The Suzanne Somers Show" this fall that it has told stations it will launch the talker if it is cleared in 50% of the country instead of the…
Nickelodeon's Nick at Nite will air uncut episodes of the original "I Love Lucy" beginning Feb. 14, restoring three-four minutes that were typically excised to allow for more commercial time in…
"Nancy Kerrigan & Her Friends" skated past the competition in Nielsen overnights Saturday, despite facing a two-hour figure skating special on ABC.
Eddie October, producer of HBO's “Young Comedians” specials, has been named supervising producer on “Later With Greg Kinnear,” the NBC latenight series that premieres Feb. 28. NBC also has…