Rupert Murdoch, already smiling over the big increases chalked up by Major League Baseball on the Fox broadcast network, must be beside himself with glee over the just-released Nielsen numbers…
It's two weeks and counting into the new primetime Nielsen season, and CBS remains alone atop the household heap -- and the only net among the Big Four to show improvement versus last year's adults…
WPIX has dumped longtime 10 p.m. anchor Jack Cafferty, hiring WNBC weekend man Jim Watkins as his replacement.
The new UPN Monday lineup, featuring the controversial Lincoln sitcom "The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer," has sustained a serious blow with its premiere performances, settling for Nielsens that…
Richard Aurelio, the longtime head of Time Warner's influential New York City cable systems, will retire at the end of this year from his current post as president of Time Warner's New York 1 News.
HBO has signed Whoopi Goldberg, Diane Keaton and Linda Ellerbee to produce a 12-hour miniseries.
Director-writer James Cameron will host a 60-minute documentary for the Sci-Fi Channel about all of the hoo-ha that followed in the wake of the Halloween Eve 1938 radio broadcast of Orson Welles'…
Radio and TV companies, the high-fliers among media stocks for most of the past couple of years, are suddenly the lepers of Wall Street, at least within the showbiz sector.
Home satellite broadcaster DirecTV Japan said on Monday that it had 181,900 subscribers as of Sept. 30.
Filmmaker Tim Burton has inked a deal with Columbia TriStar TV Distribution to exec produce "Lost in Oz," a big-budget syndie drama series derived from the works of "Wizard of Oz" author L. Frank…
Shannen Doherty plays a witch in this reteaming of the former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star with producer Aaron Spelling, and despite the obvious opportunities for cheap shots regarding casting…