Viewers voted thumbs up on sampling the new ABC animated series "The Critic," which was introduced Wednesday as the meat in a "Home Improvement" sandwich.
Ratings for the network morning programs soared during the Jan. 17-21 Nielsen week in the wake of Los Angeles' major earthquake, which also produced the highest "Nightline" rating in nine months.
CBS has ordered two additional episodes of "Harts of the West," the Saturday drama from the Kushner-Locke Co., increasing the total order to 15 hours.
The South African government Thursday announced the establishment of a film and television trust and a film/TV foundation to boost the industry.
Fox Broadcasting Co. confirmed the hiring of three more CBS Sports alumni to staff its National Football Conference coverage next season at a press conference in Atlanta, the site of Super Bowl…
Ameritech Corp., the slowest of the Baby Bell telephone companies to get on the infopike, announced plans Thursday to spend $ 4.4 billion to bring digital video to 6 million customers by the end of…
NBC, which shook up the ratings with a "Nostradamus" special three years ago opposite the Grammy Awards, has scheduled a similarly themed program for the final night of the February sweeps to counter…
The Cable Telecommunications Assn. has offered to help pay for meeting sites when the FCC conducts a series of seminars nationally to explain cable TV rate regulations to consumer groups and local…
Cable News Network, ABC News and producers for programs on PBS won duPont-Columbia broadcast journalism awards Thursday in a ceremony that also honored former CBS News president Fred Friendly.
Though saying he's unconvinced there's a correlation between TV violence and street violence, Motion Picture Assn. of America prez Jack Valenti said Thursday that Hollywood must act more responsibly…