FCC chairman Reed Hundt climbed the bully pulpit Monday by forcefully urging broadcasters and programmers to take greater steps to stamp out TV violence.
Pope John Paul attacked television as a major threat to family life Monday, saying it glorified sex and violence and wrecklessly spread false values.
The post-earthquake malaise continued to hover over the entertainment industry Monday, as studio employees, executives and production crews struggled to get back to work.
ABC and Vin Di Bona Prods. have named MTM TV Distribution as the domestic syndicator for the ABC series "America's Funniest Home Videos."
Calls of "B-10!" and "I-6!" will soar over the TV airwaves when a new interactive bingo game starts broadcasting in April from an Oklahoma Indian reservation.
Broadcast network execs have done an about-face and tentatively agreed to use an independent monitor to assess the violence content in programming.
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