The Big Three networks this week asked a D.C. court to transfer the fin-syn case to Chicago's U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals.
The Federal Communications Commission Thursday proposed a 25% cap on the nationwide market reach of a single cable TV operator, and also proposed a 40% limit on the number of cable channels that may…
Just when you've reached the point when you're remembering not to write 1992 on your checks, you realize that 1993 is half over. So for those who feel that the world is moving too quickly, here's a…
British indie TV producer SelecTV is exploring the possibility of creating a U.K. cable channel in the U.S., chief exec Allan McKeown revealed Thursday.
On the heels of its plunge into the syndicated newsmag strip arena (Daily Variety, June 24), recently created Time Telepictures Television has entered into an exclusive multiyear agreement with ABC…
Universal TV has confirmed that senior VP of casting Joan Sittenfield is ankling after more than eight years with the studio.
Following a wholesale lineup change in its last-place daytime sked, NBC saw its ratings fortunes sink during the week of June 14.
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Nominating ballots for the 45th annual Primetime Emmy Awards are due by 5 p.m. today at the Century City office of accounting firm Ernst & Young, 1999 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 2100.
After months of stormy debate and delay, Italian parliament approved a RAI reform law Thursday that will slim down the pubcaster's 16-member board of directors as new management comes on board. The…
Fox News spills forth the first edition of its new, weekly newsmagazine, which is strong on flash-splash and negativism, which expertly inserts commentaries and visuals, and which works earnestly to…