NBC's "In the Line of Duty" made-fors about law enforcement officers killed on the job have scored fairly well with viewers -- one reason why NBC has had so many of them. But that's not to say…
French communications minister Alain Carignon has called for a rewriting of the European Television Without Frontiers directive, which he described Wednesday as being riddled with "deficiencies and…
John Randle; writers, Dan Cross, David Hoge; camera, Gary Scott; editor, John Randle; art director, David Sackeroff; sound, Larry Stephens; music, Steve Tyrell.
Broadcasters who have been bystanders on the information superhighway are now primed to do battle in the upcoming legislative debate.
The whole is less than the sum of its parts in "French Silk." The elements are there for some good, trashy escapism: the murder of a crusading televangelist, scandals, illicit and unwise romances…
"All those great reaction shots in the audience (are) all gravy," insists director Kit Carson. "But the main thing is to capture the moment, that intimate moment when a guest is revealing something."
The National Football League playoffs are grinding up some major Nielsen yardage heading into Sunday's conference championships and the Super Bowl, with NBC coverage topping corresponding CBS games…
There's little that TV moviemakers love better than a wealthy dysfunctional Texas family steeped in incest and murder. The latest instance is the serpentine "Death in Small Doses," a viper's trail of…
People magazine's year-end "25 Most Intriguing People of 1993" lists four TV talkshow hosts -- Oprah Winfrey, David Letterman, Howard Stern, Rush Limbaugh -- and a fifth, Susan Powter, who graduates…
In a move that could signal the unraveling of MTV's stranglehold on the broadcasting of musicvideos, a consortium of record labels is discussing the formation of its own musicvideo service.
More than any of the talkshows, the carefully formatted, head-to-head latenight network comedy, variety and interview hours are dependent on their writers. "We really try to load up these shows with…