Jamie Kellner, who was president and chief operating officer of Fox Broadcasting Co. from 1986 through 1992, is the man who put together the Fourth Network's chain of 140 affiliates.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has voted two Emmys to HBO for outstanding individual achievement in animation and three more for achievement in special visual effects.
French Communications Minister Alain Carignon could define the shape of French television for the next 18 years if he manages to push new TV legislation through the National Assembly.
When Garth Ancier resigned as the Fox Network's program chief after three years in February 1989, he said he was burned out.
French weblet M6, which reported its first ever profits last year, will open its shares to the public next year by being quoted on the Paris stock exchange, according to network president Jean…
Australian newspaper mogul Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. acquired Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corp. in 1985 and the following year purchased Metromedia's six TV stations in the U.S., which formed the…
If CBS honchos have their way, news division superstars Mike Wallace, Dan Rather and Connie Chung will anchor its new 24-hour news cable network.
You're starting your own TV network with a group of UHF stations, and you need to lure viewers away from the Big Three as well as other, more established, independent stations -- upturning years of…
While the Highland Park High School marching band belted out "Louie, Louie" in a vacant lot opposite the old Earl Carroll Theatre on Sunset Boulevard, Chevy Chase unveiled the home for his new show…
"Nightline" won the last week of the pre-Letterman era in latenight, edging "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" in Nielsen daytime and fringe results for Aug. 23-27.