During the Oct. 25-31 Halloween week, ABC scored a primetime Nielsen treat with a bag of tricks that includes the second-highest rated "Home Improvement" ever.
This strained account of teenage Vietnam orphan Tam (Elsie Sniffen) hitting the road with Vietnam vet Eddy (William Sadler) revels in the joys of freedom of the spirit and of the road, but…
They've quickly become the rage on MTV, the arbiters of cool in teen culture and the bane of self-styled guardians of morality. Now the animated characters Beavis and Butt-Head are setting out to…
The dazzlingly produced film-noir series "Fallen Angels" chalked up a record 12 CableAce award nominations, catapulting Showtime to 54 overall, its best total ever.
Warner Bros.' fifth-network blueprint has evoked the wrath of network competitors. "I can't see any of our affiliates going for that plan," said ABC senior veep for affil relations George Newi.
Robert Singer, creator-exec producer of the drama series "Reasonable Doubts" and "Midnight Caller," has become exec producer on ABC's "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman," Warner Bros. TV…
The National Hispanic Media Coalition Monday announced that Capital Cities/ABC and its local O&O KABC-TV have agreed to take a number of unprecedented and potentially costly steps to boost Hispanic…
QVC on Monday asked the Federal Communications Commission to delay or block transfer of Paramount's seven TV stations to Viacom.
The Chicago Baby Bell, Ameritech Corp., asked federal courts in Illinois and Michigan for permission to supply cable service in the five-state area where it provides local phone service.
Hong Kong switched on to cable TV for the first time Monday with Wharf Cable airing eight channels of its own and none of the Star TV channels required under a "must-carry" clause in its…