Will Howard Stern be to Magic Johnson what Hugh Grant was to Jay Leno a few years back? Stern's July 2 appearance on "The Magic Hour" certainly gave the latenight talkshow a much-needed ratings…
Pubcaster KCET Los Angeles is mounting a bid this week to become a much more relevant player in this company town. KCET prexy and CEO Al Jerome is hitting the fundraising trail with a demo reel for a…
Daytime syndie talkshows took a Nielsen nose dive in the week ended June 21.
Revving up a diverse talkshow development slate for 1999, Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. has closed syndie development deals with Joan Lunden and "Living Single" alum Queen Latifah.
"The Magic Hour" is due for an assist tonight from Fartman's alter ego, aka Howard Stern.
This just in: "NewsRadio" has been cleared for rerun broadcasts this fall on more than 100 stations covering 75% of U.S. TV households.
Univision flagship KMEX Los Angeles dwarfed the ayem competition Monday with its live coverage of the second-round World Cup duel between Mexico and Germany.
Cabler A&E Network has ordered an additional 10 episodes of its upcoming docu series "L.A. Detectives" from Arnold Shapiro Prods.
Barry Diller's USA Broadcasting has set its sights on Los Angeles as the next market to try out the "CityVision" format that is already making waves in Miami after just three weeks on the air.
Paramount's syndie tabmag strip "Hard Copy" is in for a makeover during its summer hiatus, starting with the departure last week of Terry Murphy as co-anchor.
Paxson Communications has enlisted TV marketing maven Steve Sohmer to spearhead the promo blitz for the launch of its Pax Net web this summer.