Four Paramount-owned stations will provide a weeklong test for the first interactive gameshow strip starting Dec. 27, but a studio spokesman says chances are slim Par will roll out "Video Games…
Disappointing Christmas tale is a project commissioned by American Playhouse and scripted by Michael Genet about a newly assigned 34-year-old minister, a pregnant homeless girl, a vet who runs a…
It may be a slow week on Wall Street, but Tele-Communications Inc. isn't drifting into the holiday lull. The cable mammoth said Tuesday it plans to launch an international TV shopping business with…
So what do TV advertisers really fork out for -- household numbers or those younger demos? The latest Nielsen primetime TV advertising rates estimate underscores that it's the younger viewers that ad…
CBS' 38-year run televising the National Football League is ending, as NBC retained rights to the league's American Football Conference package with an estimated $ 880 million, four-year deal that…
CBS will reportedly move "In the Heat of the Night" into its vacant 9 p.m. Wednesday hour starting Jan. 12, replacing the venerable MGM TV drama with "How'd They Do That?" Thursdays at 8.
Time Warner's Gerald Levin, Sony Corp.'s Michael Schulhof, QVC's Barry Diller and News Corp.'s Rupert Murdoch are among the latest industry notables added to the Academy of Television Arts…
King World confirmed Monday that its new Rolonda Watts talkshow will replace the defunct "Les Brown Show" on Jan. 17.
The media coverage of the Michael Jackson investigation -- fueled primarily by the tabloid shows -- is biased and at times racist, according to Shannon F. Reeves, West Coast director of the National…
ABC News prez Roone Arledge will be inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame March 21 at the National Assn. of Broadcasters annual convention.
"Amelia Earhart" scripter Anna Sandor's name was misspelled in a story Monday on TNT telepix.