Amid intense speculation over who may win and for how much, Columbia TriStar TV Distribution formally opened the bidding process Monday among New York TV stations for second-cycle rerun rights to…
Stephen Weiswasser is stepping down as president and CEO of Americast, the telco TV partnership of Disney and four Baby Bells, as of March 31.
"Oprah Winfrey" was the top talker overall in the February sweep, in spite of surrendering her crown during the week of Feb. 16 to the surging "Jerry Springer."
Putting the final touches on the management structure of the Barry Diller-led USA Networks Studios, Universal TV veterans Henry Schlieff and Lonnie Burstein have been given expanded responsibilities…
Oprah Winfrey can defeat the beef industry in the heart of cow country, but even the long-reigning queen of talk can't stop the "Jerry Springer" juggernaut.
The February sweep is ending on a low note for syndie's freshman latenight strips "Vibe" and "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."
Disney development exec Susan Lyne has been tapped exec VP of movies and miniseries for ABC. Lyne, formerly exec VP of acquisitions, development and new business for Walt Disney Pictures…
The corporate migration from Universal TV to the newly minted USA Networks Studios continues with the appointment of U TV alums Vance Van Petten and Arthur Hasson to senior posts at USA.
New Line Television has tapped former ABC exec Tom Campbell as senior VP of development and production in an effort to broaden the company's development slate and boost its profile in Hollywood.
In the coming era of digital multichannel broadcasting, the major broadcast webs should be required to set aside a portion of their primetime skeds for independently produced programming, indie TV…
Lou Wallach has been tapped director of creative affairs for Fox's new TV production unit, Fox Television Studios.