While Fox honchos were touting the future at the weblet's annual affiliate confab in Los Angeles, staffers of the Fox News Service on Thursday were told that June 11 would be the fledgling…
Canada's broadcast watchdog has decided it has the right to control what is beamed into the country's airspace via foreign satellite services. And U.S. direct broadcast satellite services must get…
Telephone companies would be permitted to provide cable TV service in their local service areas under legislation that will be proposed next week by Sens. Daniel Inouye (D-Hawaii) and John Danforth…
TVN Entertainment Corp. and Electronic Data Systems Corp. have signed a deal to co-market a new cable pay-per-view delivery system.
Banking that auds will take to more radical fare like the upcoming AIDS epic "And the Band Played On," HBO Pictures Thursday announced the pickup of Randy Shilts' latest non-fiction work, "Conduct…
When an estimated 15,000 cable operators and programmers gather Sunday in San Francisco for the 42nd annual National Cable Television Assn. confab, don't be surprised if the party hats and streamers…
Kate Patrick (Yancy Butler) is a femme con artist so slick she proudly states over and over she doesn't need or want a gun, but of course ends up using one.
If the Nielsen national syndication rankings are any indication, a number of major strips could be in trouble when the final local-market May sweeps results are tallied.
ABC and QVC have entered into a retail collaboration that will begin with the cable shopping network selling an exclusive line of "All My Children" products.
A streetwise female cop escorts a reluctant witness across the mean streets of New York City in "Taking the Heat," a romantic comedy-drama that's short on romance, comedy and drama.
Time Warner Inc. and Tele-Communications Inc. are teaming up to speed the delivery of their respective electronic superhighways.