"Cop Rock," Steven Bochco and William Finkelstein's prescient 1990 ABC series that recently enjoyed an encore run on the Arts & Entertainment network.
Norman Lear has been selected to receive the Writers Guild of America West's Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for television, to be presented at WGA's annual awards event March 22.
CNN Intl. has hired former BBC anchor Riz Kahn to work for the cable network, based in Atlanta.
Excited by Turner Broadcasting System's growth opportunities, Oppenheimer analyst Jessica Reif yesterday put a buy recommendation on the company's shares.
Rick Jacobson, Viacom Entertainment Group's newly tapped prexy of domestic markets, suggested yesterday that he will explore direct broadcast satellite as well as more traditional methods of program…
Garth Brooks will kick off a world tour in July, release a new album in September and appear in a TV special for NBC, the country music singer confirmed yesterday to Daily Variety.
Demi Moore's mom helped send ratings of "Inside Edition" soaring in Gotham Monday when the program featured an interview with the woman who is now appearing nude in High Society.
ABC has rescheduled "Wild Palms" to air during the May sweeps -- on consecutive nights May 16-19 -- after originally announcing that the Oliver Stone-produced "event series" would air prior to the…
New ABCop midseason series, focusing on three Pittsburgh policewomen just out of the academy, goes for an old-fashioned look, as though "Cops" never existed. Teamed up with more experienced…
Blockbuster Entertainment Corp. has taken another stake in Hollywood, this time in TV.
The decline of Western Civilization is reaffirmed with MTV's newest animated offering, "Beavis and Butt-head."