Australia's Channel Nine owner Kerry Packer is believed to be among overseas and local bidders for the lease of unused time on a free-to-air Kiwi horse racing channel.
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
The general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board has written possibly a final chapter in the ongoing labor dispute on the TV show "Love and War."
Conan O'Brien played another round of "meet the press" Tuesday with TV critics, who seemed a bit frustrated by their inability to nail down just exactly what the unknown host-in-waiting's show will…
United Talent Agency has signed actor Danny Aiello for worldwide representation. Aiello will be handled by a team of UTA agents led by Peter Benedek and JJ Harris. * * * Philippe Mora’s feature film…
The unlikely combo of baseball's All-Star Game and the rerun film "K-9" led CBS to its easiest primetime Nielsens weeklong win since March 22-28.
Capital Cities/ABC reported slightly improved operating results in the second quarter Tuesday, even though earnings decreased at the ABC Television Network.
Columbia Pictures TV is coming in as a production partner and distributor on the CBS in-house series "The Building," a comedy from Bonnie Hunt and fellow exec producer and latenight host David…
The Federal Communications Commission caved in to pressure from Congress Tuesday and moved from Oct. 1 to Sept. 1 the date at which new cable TV rate regulation rules will take effect.
MTV Networks will expand the programming slate of its basic-cable kids network, Nickelodeon, with the addition of two new series this fall.
Robert Wright used a press conference Tuesday to try and put the kibosh on NBC sales rumors, but what TV critics really wanted to talk about was Stupid Pet Tricks.