Augustine Martinez has jumped from his post as general manager of Spanish-language station KVEA-TV to become G.M. of cross-town rival KMEX-TV.
After taking a public tongue-lashing from Paramount, Fox Thursday defended its decision to buy a UHF indie in Philadelphia and to chuck its affiliation pact in the market with Par-owned WTXF.
Congress may be on recess until after Labor Day, but House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Edward Markey (D-Mass.) is showing no signs of slacking off his crusade against TV violence. Markey…
Dan Castellaneta has been voted to receive a Primetime Emmy Award for the second consecutive year for his work as the voice of Homer on Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "The Simpsons." The voiceover Emmy…
The first talent has been announced for the Primetime Emmy Awards, with Tim Allen, Dana Carvey, Farrah Fawcett, Jay Leno, Mary Tyler Moore, Paula Poundstone , Patricia Richardson and Garry Shandling…
Brian Williams has been named anchor of the "NBC Nightly News" Saturday edition. Williams, a former co-anchor at WCBS-TV in New York, joined NBC as a correspondent in March.
Various production companies and private public relations firms have volunteered to staff the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards, responding to word that CBS, NBC and Fox Broadcasting Co. have…
Most top syndie shows took a plunge in the Nielsen national syndication rankings for the week ended Aug. 8, but a few kept their heads above water. Paramount's "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and…
The Lifetime cable network will embark on a major expansion of its firstrun programming in 1994, starting with a weekly one-hour "Lifetime Magazine" produced by ABC News to kick off early next year.
A pair of Montecito real estate agents have sued the producers of "A Current Affair" and the publisher of Cosmopolitan magazine over stories that allegedly imply they were involved in a murder.