ABC got off to a solid start with the premiere of "Birdland" as the Brian Dennehy vehicle flew off with the web's highest rating for regular programming at 10 p.m. Wednesday in more than four years.
Warner Bros. TV, pushing hard to get more stations to buy its elaborate new syndicated magazine series "Entertainment News TV," has hired the syndie veteran Dan Greenblatt to take on the new post of…
Whitney Houston was named queen of the prom at the 26th annual NAACP Image Awards Wednesday night, but unexpected guest Michael Jackson got all the dances.
PBS plans to schedule Ken Burns' 18-hour-plus epic "Baseball" over two weeks in late September, the same window where the service premiered the documentary filmmaker's record-breaking "The Civil War"…
Genesis Entertainment is launching the "Marvel Action Hour," a weekly animated series for fall consisting of "Fantastic Four" and "Iron Man" as two back-to-back half-hour spokes.
Kerry Packer's Nine Network announced major executive shifts Thursday as the web readies itself for the new ratings season next month.
NBC confirmed that it will use its Jan. 30 telecast of Super Bowl XXVIII to boost exposure for two ailing Tuesday comedies, “The Good Life” and “The John Larroquette Show,” with postgame airings as…
Emily Rooney has been fired as executive producer of "ABC World News Tonight" after a stormy seven-month reign. Her replacement is "PrimeTime Live" executive producer Rick Kaplan, who takes charge of…
The strength and weakness of these back-to-back interviews with the Middle East's most visible leaders is the same: David Frost. He appears so knowledgeable about the intricacies of the quest for…
Amid reports that Howard Stern is no longer in the running for the Fox latenight slot, affiliates say they want the 11 p.m.-midnight hour back temporarily until the weblet can find a permanent…