Next time a local TV station goes into negotiations with a syndicator for a show, or a network negotiates with a studio, look for the contract to go beyond over-the-air distribution and include…
Television writer Richard Powell will be honored with the Morgan Cox Award, given by the Writers Guild of America, West.
Oscar is getting younger; no, Oscar is getting older. How about a little of both? This year's Academy Awards telecast performed stronger with women 18-49, but weaker with men 18-49 than last year's…
Latin America's sleeping giant, Brazil, seems to be rubbing the sand out of its eyes and is starting to flex its cable TV muscles.
Johnny Carson will mark his two-year anniversary since leaving "The Tonight Show" with an exclusive four-volume video collection that will hit stores May 27 , courtesy of Buena Vista Home Video.
Full-fledged commercial TV may be just around the corner in Hungary -- if the political and legislative imbroglio that has kept the broadcast sector hamstrung since 1989 finally comes to an end.
For years, Columbus, Ohio, had the distinction of being the nation's largest TV market with the fewest commercial stations: three affiliated with the networks and a fourth now associated with Fox.
CBS was still basking in the glory of its Winter Olympics landslide Wednesday while maintaining that the Nancy Kerrigan-Tonya Harding flap was only part of the reason.
The Federal Communications Commission agreed March 23 to respond to a four-year-old petition asking it to repeal the primetime access rule, which prohibits top-50-market network affiliates from…
Seen on PBS stateside, "Rights & Wrongs," the award-winning newsmag hosted by Charlayne Hunter-Gault, had been a primetime staple on Europe's SuperChannel satcaster.
Now that NBC's "Wings" has become a solid ratings performer from its days of being a "Cheers" lead-out, Paramount is said to be second-guessing its decision to sell reruns to USA Network.