"Late Show With David Letterman" and "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" will each coast-hop during the May sweeps, with Letterman expected to bring his show to Los Angeles while Leno takes "Tonight"…
Tom Capra abruptly resigned Friday as general manager at KTTV, the Fox-owned station in Los Angeles, after a little over a year in that position.
In a direct challenge to MTV, five music industry giants today will announce the U.S. debut of a 24-hour videomusic channel. Sources say the new venture, which has been rumored since earlier this…
Producer Barry Kemp's Bungalow 78 Prods. has gotten an early jump on the development process, confirming pilots at each of the four networks under its overall deal with Universal TV.
Howard Cohen, Samuel Goldwyn Co.'s second ranking exec for production and acquisitions, is ankling the indie to become veepee of programming development at Turner Network Television, sources said.
Though saying he's unconvinced there's a correlation between TV violence and street violence, Motion Picture Assn. of America prez Jack Valenti said Thursday that Hollywood must act more responsibly…
Silicon Graphics Inc. chairman and founder James Clark said Thursday he's leaving the pioneering computer company to start a new business designing software for interactive television.
Consumers should be permitted to "opt out" of the information superhighway if they so desire, Rep. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) said Thursday.
Shoe company Candie's Inc. said Thursday its new spring TV commercial has been refused by local New York affiliates including WABC, WNBC , and FOX.
The star-studded board of advisers to UCLA School of Film, Theater and TV Dean Gilbert Cates has approved a new professional mentors program that will team them individually with students for…