DreamWorks has recruited comedy vet Carol Leifer as co-exec producer of its ABC sitcom "It's Like, You Know..."
Eddie Murphy has rejoined the voice cast of Fox's claymation comedy "The PJs" after briefly bailing on the show in anger over Fox's decision to hold it back for midseason rather than giving it a slot…
John Severino, one of broadcasting's most colorful figures during the 1970s and '80s, is in serious talks with CBS to take the helm of the Eye's O&O group.
Fox Sports execs are huddling with local cable operators this week in an effort to settle a contract dispute that has Fox threatening to black out Los Angeles Dodgers telecasts on its Fox Sports West…
Jennifer Faltings has been named veepee of talent and development for the Littlefield Co.
It sounds like a revenge plot hatched by “The Simpsons'” Principal Skinner. But in a stranger-than-fiction twist, the advertiser boycott campaign against Fox’s “Family Guy” is being led by the…
John Conomikes, a dean of the broadcasting biz with a 45-year career in station management, is stepping down as prexy and co-CEO of Hearst-Argyle Television as of June 30.
KNBC and Fox O&O KTTV reigned as the demographic rating leaders in the local news derby, according to Nielsen's just-released Los Angeles demo ratings breakdown for the May sweeps.
Emmis Communications has emerged as a contender to buy Sinclair's radio station group after inking a deal that paves the way for Emmis to acquire Sinclair's radio and TV outlets in the St. Louis…
It looks like a "Mary Tyler Moore Show" update project is gonna make it after all.
MGM has enlisted TV vet Jules Haimovitz to spearhead the Lion's push to parlay its vast pic and TV library into new entertainment channels for the fast-growing world of digital cable and satellite TV…