A new five-year study about writer employment in Hollywood shows that the industry is not making any great strides in terms of overcoming racism, sexism and ageism.
Madonna's Maverick Television Co. has entered into a wide-ranging arrangement with the ABC network and ABC Prods. to develop and produce all forms of television, including series, longform…
Wall Streets savants dismissed reports Monday that Bill Cosby is mounting another attempt to buy NBC, saying odds of such a deal are about as good as David Letterman moving to ABC to anchor…
Paramount Network TV has completed a near-perfect pilot-to-series ratio on its 1993-94 development crop with confirmation of pickups on sitcoms "Sister, Sister" from ABC and "Big Wave Dave's" from…
Broadcasters wary over the FCC's crusade against "indecent" programming may have found a First Amendment champion at the Supreme Court in Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who President Clinton nominated on…
The National Hispanic Media Coalition and several Los Angeles TV stations are at odds over whether the local broadcasters have complied with minimum Hispanic hiring requirements.
A triple-overtime thriller lifted NBC to monster numbers for its NBA Finals shootout in Nielsen overnight markets Sunday, while national results for Friday's game two also remained well ahead of last…
Columbia has wrapped up senior production staff hirings for the new fall talk strip "Ricki Lake," with the syndicator naming Stuart Krasnow as supervising producer and April Benimowitz as senior…
The chairmen of ITV's 14 regional stations meet today with National Heritage Secretary Peter Brooke to discuss possible changes in ITV cross-ownership rules.
Two of the nation's largest cable operators may team up with the world's biggest computer software company to promote a standard for interactive TV.
The Axel Springer Verlag's operating revenues declined 7%, ad income 3%, during the first five months of 1993, finance director Claus Liesner said at a press conference during which the German…