The Jan. 24-27 National Assn. of TV Program Executives confab in Miami set records in many categories.
Eddie October, producer of HBO’s “Young Comedians” specials, has been named supervising producer on “Later With Greg Kinnear,” the NBC latenight series that premieres Feb. 28. NBC also has…
This year's Academy Awards presentation will be makin' Whoopi. Oscar-winning actress and comedian Whoopi Goldberg hasbeen tapped to host the 66th Oscar show.
While Hollywood straps on its track shoes and races as fast as it can to the future, it should be careful, says Sony chairman and CEO Peter Guber.
Michael Jay Solomon is stepping down as president of Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution after five years and plans to set up his own international communications company.
A new satellite service aimed at 280 million viewers in 23 countries in the Middle East and northern Africa is gearing up for a March or April launch, uplinking to ArabSat from a base in Rome. Called…
"Nancy Kerrigan & Her Friends" skated past the competition in Nielsen overnights Saturday, despite facing a two-hour figure skating special on ABC.
With a blast of fireworks over Prague Castle, the post-communist world's first nationwide private television station went on air Friday aiming to break the habits of 40 years of state-dominated TV.
One of the three ghosts cast in Universal/Amblin’s “Casper” is Joe Nipote. His name was misspelled in a story Thursday. * * * Paramount’s “Maury Povich Show” was omitted from a ratings story…
A high-stakes bidding war is going on for Diane Sawyer that could make the ABC News anchorwoman the highest-paid network news star.
As expected, the Committee on National Television Audience Measurement Thursday announced a major TV ratings laboratory project designed to compile more accurate TV viewing statistics (Daily Variety…