As ABC's summer phenom "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" soared to incomporable ratings during its run, so too did the interest level at the major webs in primetime gameshow prospects.
CBS is expected to announce the appointment today of Roger Bell as news director of its ailing Los Angeles O&O. Bell, a local news vet who most recently has been an exec producer for WNBC New York…
Damon Wayans has inked a big-bucks deal with ABC to develop and star in a sitcom about a blue-collar family. The project, targeted for the 2000-01 season, will be produced through Disney's ABC…
Fox's "King of the Hill" and HBO's "Todd McFarlane's Spawn" took animated program honors as the creative arts Emmy trophies were handed out Saturday at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium.
Promotion, promotion, promotion -- that's what ABC and UPN were jazzed about last week as the Alphabet web's quizshow "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" continued to climb while UPN's "WWF Smackdown!"…
Paramount Domestic TV alum Clancy Collins has been named senior veep of creative affairs for MGM Television Entertainment, where she'll serve as the No. 2 creative exec to the division's newly…
Morgan Wandell has been named veep of development for Digital Entertainment Network, the Santa Monica-based Internet programming startup.
Columbia TriStar TV's new current programming team is taking shape with the appointment of Steve Tann as senior veep and Melissa Kellner as director of programming.
This time it's really true: The rocky three-year tenure of Jamie Tarses, ABC's embattled entertainment prexy, has ended.
KNBC Los Angeles has inked a three-year sponsorship pact with Festival Los Angeles, a monthlong series of events highlighting Hispanic culture in Los Angeles.
ABC has called a six-week timeout for "Sports Night." The comedy, a critical fave but a slow Nielsen starter, will be pulled from the Alphabet's 9:30 p.m. Tuesday slot until its sophomore season bows…