CBS sportscaster Jim Nantz reupped with a new five-year contract at the Eye web, turning down an offer to host ABC's "Good Morning America."
A King World talkshow pilot with Pat Lawrence and Katsy Chappell is one of three talk pilots being considered by Tribune Entertainment for a midseason syndication launch next January, sources say.
German digital pay TV platform DF1 and pay TV web Premiere are hatching plans to distribute more digital decoders to Teutonic TV households.
Network prime-time ad sales activity kicked into high gear Thursday, with most major webs seeking steep rate increases from movie studios and auto makers in a precursor to broader sales activity.
The European Court of Justice confirmed Thursday that Belgium cannot block broadcasts of Ted Turner's Cartoon channel from another EU member state, even though the channel does not meet Belgian and…
The 1998 Goodwill Games competition has come up with a new wrinkle: Ted Turner is billing it as the first time ever that a broadcast network (CBS), a basic-cable network (TBS) and a paycable channel…
TV ad revenue climbed 5.8% in the first quarter to $7.43 billion, with particular strength in network and local sectors.
Two thesps, three helmers and two producers will be honored by Mayor Rudolph Giuliani for their contributions to the growth of Gotham's film and TV industries.
Longtime News Corp. exec Preston Padden was named president of the ABC Television Network Wednesday, more than a week after he began working there.
In the first of a series of organizational restructuring moves, Fox/Liberty Networks has named three Fox executives to new corporate posts.
Neufeld/Rehme Prods. begins principal photography Monday on "Blind Faith," a two-hour Showtime Original telefilm starring Charles Dutton and Courtney Vance, with Ernest Dickerson directing.