Nostalgia Network Inc., in the midst of a takeover fight, fired its chairman and chief executive late Thursday.
NBC hasn't made a decision regarding a renewal of the acclaimed drama "Homicide: Life on the Street," which completed a four-week run Thursday.
Academy of Television Arts & Sciences prexy Richard Frank has named chairs for one-year terms on 20 ATAS committees.
William Shatner will be featured speaker, and will offer some of his personal memorabilia for auction, at the Creation Star Trek Convention this weekend in a fundraiser for earthquake victims. The…
Ameritech Corp., the slowest of the Baby Bell telephone companies to get on the infopike, announced plans Thursday to spend $ 4.4 billion to bring digital video to 6 million customers by the end of…
Ratings for the network morning programs soared during the Jan. 17-21 Nielsen week in the wake of Los Angeles' major earthquake, which also produced the highest "Nightline" rating in nine months.
Heads," a Canadian-U.S. cablepic about a series of decapitation murders, is nothing to lose one's head over, but the Jon Cryer/Jennifer Tilly/Edward Asner starrer is entertainingly weird, gross and…
NBC, which shook up the ratings with a "Nostradamus" special three years ago opposite the Grammy Awards, has scheduled a similarly themed program for the final night of the February sweeps to counter…
The South African government Thursday announced the establishment of a film and television trust and a film/TV foundation to boost the industry.
The Cable Telecommunications Assn. has offered to help pay for meeting sites when the FCC conducts a series of seminars nationally to explain cable TV rate regulations to consumer groups and local…
The British Broadcasting Corp. will cut down on the polished southern English accents that dominate its air waves in favor of greater regional diversity, a top official was quoted on Thursday as…