TV news and magazine vet Mark Monsky, who created "Hard Copy" for Paramount and served a stint as VP of news for the NBC TV stations, has been named executive consultant for "Secrets of the National…
An investment company run by Kirk Kerkorian's lawyer and a former Drexel Burnham Lambert exec bought 4.6 million new Nostalgia Network shares and put the company further out of reach of Concept…
Let's see: A doctor wrongfully accused of murder who flees, rather than go to jail, and tries to find the real killer. No, it's not "The Fugitive." It's not even the next best thing.
The Public Broadcasting Service will name its new president/CEO today, with sources citing Federal Communications Commissioner Ervin S. Duggan as the likely choice.
Europe's pubcasters must seriously examine the concept of narrowcasting if they are to become a digital force.
Peter Brennan and Burt Kearns, who guided Twentieth TV's syndicated tabmag "A Current Affair" through the November sweeps and helped give the show a look similar to its early glory days, have exited…
USA Network, whose movie signature ("Marilyn and Bobby" notwithstanding) disdains socially relevant, real-life material in favor of physical melodrama, uncranks another of its bread-and-butter…
Canada's private broadcasters have already made a major New Year's resolution: less violence on the tube.
An avalanche of new satellite/cable feeds from the U.S. and Latin America is revolutionizing the TV market south of the border.
Actress Janet Hubert-Whitten has sued actor/rapper Will Smith and NBC because she says Smith became hostile after she became pregnant and forced her off his "Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" series.
NBC's web premiere of "Home Alone" brought the network even with CBS for the Nov. 22-28 primetime Nielsens week, giving NBC its first share of the Nielsens lead since the NBA Playoffs last June.