They smile in your face, all the time, they wanna preempt your rotten, struggling shows ... the affiliates. Or something like that.
Multimedia Motion Pictures is quietly stepping up its longform production activity, with a dozen hours ordered and at least 30 more in development at broadcast and cable networks.
In fact, Ephron and fellow writers Jeff Arch and David S. Ward have conspired to make "Sleepless in Seattle" as purposefully schmaltzy as one can imagine, in a manner that's almost cynical -- as if…
Fox Children's Network and Warner Bros. Animation have agreed to a three-year extension on "Batman: The Animated Series" that will keep the children's hit airing on Fox through the 1996-97 season.
ABC came within a hair's breadth of catching CBS' daytime lineup in Nielsen fringe ratings for the week of May 24-28, threatening an undefeated, untied win streak that goes back to the early days of…
New World Entertainment has announced an agreement in principle to expand its production division by acquiring assets from Reeves Entertainment, the Thames TV unit that had to be disposed of under…
Fox Broadcasting Co. chairman Lucie Salhany told affiliates Thursday the program service can no longer rely on other studios as suppliers and needs to develop more programming internally "so that our…
Eve Szurley, VP of creative development at Fox Broadcasting Co., has ankled that position to become VP of series development at Cosgrove/Meurer Prods. -- a newly created position reporting to senior…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has revised its retransmission consent plan to win the support of its affiliates, in the process dangling a big, bright carrot before stations by offering them five-year…
David Letterman will have two series premiering on CBS this summer, with the network confirming a pickup on "The Building," a prime time sitcom on which Letterman will serve as an exec producer.