CBS will air skater Nancy Kerrigan’s return to the ice as a one-hour primetime special Feb. 5, a week before the web begins its coverage of the Winter Olympics. “Nancy Kerrigan & Friends” will air at…
Umbriafiction, the RAI-sponsored international TV festival held each spring in the Umbrian hill towns of Perugia and Gubbio, has been transformed into an independent event called Italiafiction…
The Justice Dept. on Tuesday said it will not challenge the Assn. of Independent Television Stations' voluntary program of viewer advisories and guidelines on TV violence.
Pacific Telesis Group will offer 100,000 California subscribers video-on-demand, one of the great promises of the coming interactive multimedia age, by the end of the year.
In a unique joint distribution effort, Viacom and Mort Marcus' Debmar Studios have come into the National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab with "I Accuse," a reality court series from…
The sudden departure this week of Buena Vista Television president Bob Jacquemin after nine years has attendees at this week's National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab buzzing about a…
Bucking a depressed advertising market, France's leading private network, TF 1, announced Monday that it expects to post 1993 profits in the region of 455 million francs ($ 77 million), an…
The Clinton administration will probably add a second broadcast industry executive to a task force on how best to build the information superhighway, an administration staffer said Sunday.
In the wake of FCC chairman Reed Hundt's TV violence address Monday to a joint NATPE/INTV session, industry honchos were saying it was long on style and short on hoped-for substance.
ACI, an L.A.-based consortium of telepic producers, is breaking into the firstrun syndication business by acquiring U.S. and Canadian distribution rights to the weekly action-adventure comedy series…
Columbia Pictures TV Distribution announced Monday that it will syndicate "The Newz," the latenight strip from former Viacom firstrun prez Michael Gerber and producer James McNamara, as well as the…