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…
ABC is back within 0.3 rating points of CBS' season-to-date primetime Nielsens lead -- its best competitive position at this point in the season since 1979 -- after taking the Dec. 13-19 week, ABC's…
The $ 30 billion proposed merger of Tele-Communications Inc. with Bell Atlantic Corp. will be the topic for “The Merger of the Century,” a general session at the National Assn. of Television Program…
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…
Motion Picture Assn. of America prez Jack Valenti on Tuesday hailed the U.S. Dept. of Justice's recent lawsuit against two cable TV companies accused of failing to make more than $ 2.4 million in…
CBS has opted to air the movie "For the Love of Aaron" Jan. 1 opposite primetime college bowl games after scoring big ratings with New Year's-night series premieres two of the previous three years.
KCBS-TV narrowly surpassed KCAL-TV for the most honors in the Radio & Television News Assn. of Southern California's 1993 Golden Mike Awards competition.
ABC News prez Roone Arledge will be inducted into the Broadcasting Hall of Fame March 21 at the National Assn. of Broadcasters annual convention.
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…
Fox Television Station Prods. is readying a new "Cops"-like cinema verite half-hour weekly series for firstrun syndication called "Trauma Center," sources said Monday.