Entertainer Tracey Ullman doesn't have to pay Hollywood studio legal fees resulting from an unsuccessful lawsuit she filed over profits from "The Simpsons" television show, a Superior Court judge…
Susan Lucci once again proved herself to be a gracious loser -- and a clear crowd favorite -- as she lost out for the 14th time in her bid for a best lead actress statuette at the 20th Daytime Emmy…
Bolstered by a strong NBC prime time sweeps and the monstrous "Cheers" finale, WNBC's "News 4 New York" dethroned WABC's "Eyewitness News" for the 11 p.m. Arbitron ratings crown.
Encore, the "minipay" cable network, will create six additional multiplexed channels, each with a different theme (Western, mystery, etc.), for rollout in July 1994.
Frank Lupo reportedly will become an exec producer next fall on CBS' "Walker, Texas Ranger," in the process cutting in Columbia Pictures TV -- where Lupo has an overall deal -- as a partner on the…
CBS Television announced Tuesday an exclusive six-year agreement with the Country Music Assn. for telecast of the annual CMA Awards, the first multiyear network commitment for the music organization…
Recently named GGP prez Bob Horowitz has appointed Hillary Mandel as head of sales for the San Francisco-based GGP production/syndication company. Mandel will fill the spot that was left vacant by…
A federal court Tuesday denied Time Warner's bid to delay the effective date of new rules requiring cable operators to carry most local TV stations.
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The heady success of "Cheers' " final episode has lifted NBC to a ninth straight May sweeps victory and the Peacock web's easiest weeklong win without benefit of a major sporting event since Jan…
(Two or more series) No. of Total Supplier series hours Lorimar 13 8 Disney 9 4 1/2 Universal 5 4 1/2 ABC Prods.* 5 4 CBS Ent. Prods.* 5 4 Twentieth 5 4 Columbia* 4 2 1/2 Paramount…