ROUGHLY 18 MONTHS AGO, ABC Entertainment president Robert Iger got mugged by the press and his counterparts at the other networks for suggesting the networks may inevitably reduce the number of hours…
Voices: Make way for another blockbuster from Disney's animation caravan, almost certain to join "Beauty and the Beast" as the only $ 100-million earners on the cel block. Floridly beautiful…
Disappointed by its performance this season with one-hour dramas, ABC will take a "different direction" in specifically targeting Saturday night in its development plans for next year, according to…
Fox Broadcasting Co. will reportedly shop around a bit before naming a successor to Fox Entertainment Group president Peter Chernin, with second-in-command Sandy Grushow said to top the short list of…
Let the David Letterman sweepstakes begin ... officially.
David Gerber has officially left the disbanded MGM Worldwide Television Group and established his own independent operation, The Gerber Co., taking with him all of the studio's current prime time…
Form held across the board in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for the week of Oct. 19-23, as NBC's "Today" won a narrow victory while CBS notched daytime and Saturday-morning wins.
Brandon Tartikoff's brief reign at Paramount Pictures is over.
Batfilm Prods. partners Benjamin Melniker and Michael Uslan are teaming with producers Mace Neufeld and Robert Rehme on a proposed live-action television series based on the classic comic strip…
Daytime leader CBS will return one hour of time in that daypart to its affiliates, in the process opening up more shelf space to eager syndicators.
COMEDY CENTRAL may have had the right idea with the presidential debates, running smart-alecky subtitles while the candidates spoke, in an effort to spice up an otherwise drab affair.