Rupert Murdoch's plans to expand his satellite-delivered entertainment empire into Asia were struck a blow last week with the Chinese signaling disapproval of News Corp.'s recent bid for a piece of…
Australia's top TV programming exex returned home recently from the L.A. Screenings victorious in their quest for all U.S. acquisitions to be made in Australian dollars.
Episodes of "Roseanne" and "The Wonder Years" were among the 27 finalists for the 1993 Humanitas Prizes, which recognize television writing that enriches the viewer.
Cable TV magnate Ted Turner told Congress Friday that TV violence can be directly linked to violence in society and that TV exex bear some responsibility for the flood of homicides throughout the…
While still far from reaching a target 1% market share, the backers of Germany's fledgling news channel N-TV have given the web a vote of confidence by raising its capital base 40%. However, N-TV…
A quote in a June 25 story attributed to Joan Sittenfield, outgoing senior VP of casting at Universal TV, contained a typo. It should have read, "At this time I would like to pursue a career…
The 1992 docu "Brother's Keeper" will make its homevideo bow Aug. 11 on the Fox Lorber Video label. The film, which garnered awards from the National Board of Review, New York Film Critics Circle…
Kearie Peak has joined the Steve Tisch Co. as director of feature development , the indie outfit announced Thursday.
Joseph F. Barletta, a veteran media executive, was named Thursday as president and chief executive of TV Guide.
Following a wholesale lineup change in its last-place daytime sked, NBC saw its ratings fortunes sink during the week of June 14.