Cable TV operators nationwide will likely be forced to dump cablenetwork channels by early June and replace them with local TV stations as a result of a federal court's 2-1 vote sustaining the…
Recently retired ABC TV network prez John Sias, who held the dual role as exec VP of owner Capital Cities/ABC, has been tapped to serve as prexy-CEO of the San Francisco-based Chronicle Publishing Co.
"ABC World News Tonight" may soon have a new executive producer. Alphabet web news honchos are in "serious negotiations" with WCVB news director Emily Rooney, according to ABC sources.
A federal court here yesterday delayed the effective date of a rule designed to limit "indecent" programming on cable-leased access channels.
There are few executive producers who provoke the kind of strong pro/con opinions that new NBC News president Andrew Lack does.
Rupert Murdoch yesterday petitioned the Federal Communications Commission for permission to own the New York Post while he retains control of WNYW-TV. FCC rules bar common ownership of a newspaper…
Laurie Goldstein has been promoted to senior VP of operations at MTV Networks. She will continue to be based in New York and to oversee management of personnel and activities within production…
The Delta Burke vehicle "Delta" looked average in its return to ABC in the plush post-"Roseanne" slot Tuesday, pulling a 14.7 rating, 22 share and falling 21% off its lead-in.
"Madonna Exposed" was underexposed during a mostly flat week in syndication, according to Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the period ending March 28.
Producer Daniel L. Paulson has entered into a first-look deal at Viacom Prods. to create movies, series and specials for the networks and cable.