What's so special about ABC's "Home Improvement,""Grace Under Fire,""20/20, ""PrimeTime Live,""Day One" and NBC's "Now"?
Chuck Lorre has signed an exclusive overall deal with Carsey-Werner Co. to create and develop new TV series.
An advertising exec and a former political exile will share the chairmanship of South Africa's newly created Independent Broadcasting Authority, a selection panel announced last week.
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution will likely see New York TV stations bid from $ 175,000 to $ 225,000 per episode for reruns of the NBC hit "Seinfeld."
Paramount has added two more affiliates in San Diego and Louisville, Ky., to its fifth-network lineup, bringing its total to 33 stations covering 45% of the country.
In the Special Report on PBS' 25th anniversary in the March 14-20 edition of Variety, the director of the 1987 documentary "Eyes on the Prize" was misidentified.
Willow Bay and Antonio Mora have been named co-hosts of "Good Morning America/Sunday," effective March 20.
As networks start looking ahead to next season, the ratings of borderline programs, especially ones the webs had high hopes for, raise an interesting dilemma: Is it the show or the timeslot?
The BBC and Rupert Murdoch's Asian satellite venture Star TV have agreed to a partial separation. As of April 17, BBC World Service TV, the pubcaster's 24-hour global news and information channel…
As expected, there will be a break-up between Rupert Murdoch's Star Television satellite service and the BBC's World Service Television news programming -- but that split is now likely to come in…
Fox-owned WFLD in Chicago has broken Tribune Broadcasting's grip on "Seinfeld" reruns in the nation's top three TV markets.