One hates to criticize such a well-intentioned project, but "A Child's Wish," while offering strong perfs from John Ritter and Anna Chlumsky, as well as a smooth cameo from President Bill Clinton, is…
Baton Broadcasting Inc., which owns 24 TV stations across Canada and is the largest share-holder in the CTV Television Network, has attributed lower first-quarter profit to the impact of peoplemeters…
Oscar-winning actress Jodie Foster will lend her voice to an upcoming episode of the Fox sci-fi hit "The X-Files" during the February sweeps, Fox said Monday.
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution's hourlong latenight magazine "Vibe" has been cleared on the Sullivan Broadcast Group, bringing its nationwide clearances to more than 70%.
Miami-based Nickelodeon Latin America, the 24-hour Spanish-lingo kids' cable net launched last December, has named Stephen Grieder vice president and creative director.
The subscriber backlash against Tele-Communications Inc. and its recent policy of dropping established networks from its cable systems and replacing them with newer services resulted last week in TCI…
Fox-owned KTTV Los Angeles wasted no time spreading the word that the network's hit drama "The X-Files" had won Golden Globe awards for best drama, as well as best actor (David Duchovny) and actress…
Fox Broadcasting Co. is creating a new marketing division that will be headed by veteran broadcast design-ers-producers Jim Cahill and Jim Atkinson.
Pearson TV and Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures are considering a joint bid for a British film production franchise funded by the National Lottery.
In the last of the atypical year-end holiday weeks, "Real TV" continued to prove it is for real by pulling in its best household rating ever (3.3) in the syndication ratings for the week ending Jan…
The 16 highest-rated, regularly scheduled basic-cable series in 1996 - and 17 of the top 20 - all aired on Nickelodeon, according to Nielsen.