Richard Licata, senior vice president of publicity and public relations of Fox Broadcasting Co., has been named chairman of the Television Publicity Executive Committee. NBC VP of entertainment press…
Fact-filled for the fans and packaged well for the casual observer, "Hey Hey We're the Monkees" breezes along with the briskness of one of the quartet's classic comedies while managing to turn over…
NBC has ordered two additional episodes of the Universal Television freshman comedy "Something So Right," which airs in the Tuesday 8:30-9 p.m. slot.
The Children's Television Workshop is readying its most extensive development slate to date in a bid to expand from the pubcaster preschool market to more commercial, older-skewing fare.
Emmy Award-winning writer Bruce Vilanch has been named to the writing team of the 69th Academy Awards presentation, producer Gilbert Cates announced Tuesday.
More changes are afoot behind the scenes of the Carsey-Werner-produced NBC freshman comedy "Men Behaving Badly" - which already has endured revisions at the top, as well as feuds among the talent…
HBO on Tuesday announced a four-week (Feb. 1-28) programming, promotion and community outreach campaign to honor Black History Month.
Geraldo Rivera's "Rivera Live" talkshow on CNBC beat its chief cable talk competitor, "Larry King Live," for the first time in the prime demographic aged 25 to 54 during the fourth quarter of 1996.
Artear, Argentina's second largest broadcaster, is setting up a Miami-based distribbery to handle growing export sales.
Cathy McCormack has been named head of sales research for the WB Network with responsibility for all sales and marketing research.
A bipartisan group led by Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) introduced campaign finance reform legislation Tuesday that would require broadcasters to hand over free and…
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