A day after CBS and its affiliate board agreed on a new network compensation plan, the network's top negotiator in the matter admitted that the network was too aggressive with its original plan and…
Lobbying group Viewers for Quality Television continues to back struggling series, giving its highest rating on a new show to CBS' "Middle Ages" and its top overall ratings to "I'll Fly Away" and…
Carsey-Werner's "You Bet Your Life" stuck at the same level as its first week in national syndication according to Nielsen rankings for Sept. 21-27, while "The Wonder Years" and "Designing Women" led…
Fox Broadcasting is brashly urging affiliates not to sell themselves short when it comes time to negotiate with cable operators as a result of the retransmission consent provision in the new cable…
Fox Broadcasting Co. is offering its affiliates a "free lunch" in the form of nine previously aired movies that affiliates can use on Tuesdays until the network is ready to launch its own fare that…
New cable networks--and emerging programming services--may find it tough to get cable operators to carry their networks with the extra costs the new cable reregulation legislation is expected to…
Showtime Event Television has named three people to staff positions, expanding the Showtime unit's roster.
Week two of the prime time Nielsens season has gone to CBS in a big way.
Primetime, the international TV distribution company, has appointed Christina Thomas as head of U.S. sales, based in New York.
Richard Lewis is developing a new sitcom for Fox Broadcasting Co. that would star Lewis and Don Rickles, to be produced by 3 Arts Entertainment in association with HBO Independent Prods.
Portugal's first private television station went on air officially yesterday, ending a 27-year monopoly by two state-run stations.