Awards shows galore, biographies, retrospectives, animation and science-fiction, and memories of the assassination 30 years ago of President John F. Kennedy highlight network miniseries and specials…
"Scud Stud" Arthur Kent expressed satisfaction early last week after hearing a trial date of April 12 has been set for his lawsuit against NBC, his lawyer said Thursday.
Judging from all the hype that comes out of the National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab each January, one would expect that nearly every prospective syndicated show is a sure bet for…
Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "The Adventures of Brisco County Jr." lassoed healthy ratings in Nielsen overnights on Friday, finishing second with its 8-10 p.m. premiere. The Warner Bros.
CBS, backing off its previous stridently held position, confirmed Thursday it's discussing the launch of a cable channel with top multisystem operators throughout the country.
Republic Pictures Prods., fresh off a recapitalization of the company, is pressing forward with a TV movie slate that includes two projects in production, a third on order and eight more in active…
Irish rock band U2 has been added to the talent lineup of the MTV Video Music Awards Sept. 2 at the Universal Amphitheatre.
"Good Morning America" inched back into the lead in the breakfast battle for Aug. 16-20, while status quo reigned elsewhere throughout Nielsen daytime and fringe dayparts.
Carol Burnett and Janine Turner will be presenters on the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards telecast.
Two-hour pilot for highly promoted new Fox Western-adventure has the look of a hit. The fact is, it has the look of any number of hits, most of all the "Indiana Jones" trilogy. Writer-producers…
CBS comedies "The Trouble With Larry" and "Tall Hopes" preemed meekly Wednesday, drawing a 6.9 rating/13 share and 7.9/14, respectively, from 8-9 p.m.