This fact-based, feel-good/overcoming-adversity vidpic is fairly innocuous and predictable (i.e., the underdog wins) and almost before its midway point, the dramatic tension is so minimal that the…
KABC-TV's early evening newscasts easily topped L.A. O&Os in Nielsen demographic ratings among both men and women during the November sweeps. But at 11 p.m., KNBC-TV tied its rival among women and…
Ontario's film and television production boom shows no signs of tapering off as this year's production levels soared past a record set in 1992.
Responding to the public's fascination with high profile court cases, Courtroom Television Network and Time-Life Video have pacted to release a series of homevideos covering many of the nation's…
An investor picked up a 4.9% stake in Interactive Network Inc. Wednesday, but the fledgling interactive TV company's strategic partners weren't the sellers, and the company's chief executive has no…
New NBC "Later" talkshow host Greg Kinnear will take over the latenight gig for Bob Costas Feb. 14, the network announced Wednesday.
Advertisers are forking over a record $ 900,000 for each 30 seconds of commercial time during next month's Super Bowl on NBC.
The New America's Funniest People" has broken its proven formula of showing real people acting funny and replaced it with setups and in-studio gags. The roving camera at malls across the country…
A new study indicates that television has become part of a typical day at the majority of childcare centers. The Public Broadcasting Service and Statistical Research Inc. found in a survey of more…
Turner Home Entertainment has signed to bring to homevideo some of the highlights from the wonderful world of wrestling. The label has inked to distribute key matches from World Championship…
For the first time -- and most likely the last -- NBC will carry a Charlie Brown special. The Peacock network will air "You're in the Super Bowl, Charlie Brown!" at 8 p.m. Jan. 18.