For all the posturing and complaining that preceded it, the Carsey-Werner Co. and ABC came to terms rather quickly on a renewal of "Roseanne" that will extend the high-rated sitcom three more years…
Pilot orders continue to gradually fly out of network hangars, with more than 60 series hopefuls now on tap from the Big Three networks and Fox Broadcasting Co.
Producer Daniel L. Paulson and literary agent Bill Burns have formed a unique arrangement that will allow them to simultaneously generate TV movies and books derived from the same fact-based material.
CBS has acquired rights to a "Wyatt Earp" featurization -- culled from the original TV series -- that the network plans to air this summer, timed to the June release of Warner Bros.' "Wyatt Earp"…
What's come to be known as the "lesbian kiss" episode of "Roseanne" has been scheduled to air March 1 -- the last Tuesday of the February sweeps -- but it will carry a parental advisory.
"Good Morning America" moved back ahead in the morning race for the Feb. 7-11 Nielsen week, while "Late Show With David Letterman" continued its torrid latenight pace.
Richard M. Heller has been named president of television at Lee Rich Prods., the TV and feature film production company.
Harkening back to the old days of KABC-TV -- which once offered a 3-D swimsuit edition of "Eye on L.A."-- ABC struts out babes in bikinis for the February sweeps to give the guys an alternative to…
Brian Lowry: Changing Channels
Fox Broadcasting Co. exec VP of marketing Tracy Dolgin will shift into an analogous, newly created position devoted to Fox Sports in the wake of the weblet's NFL acquisition.
NBC will take the "Blossom" plunge in shuffling its sitcom lineup next month, moving the established comedy to Saturdays at 8 p.m. starting March 19.