After a lengthy search, NBC has named former ABC Entertainment chairman Ted Harbert prexy of the Peacock's fast-growing NBC Studios production arm.
The NAACP plans to organize a boycott against one of the Big Four webs during the November sweeps, following through on the org's vow to pressure the TV industry into fostering more racial diversity…
Writer-producer Pam Brady ("Just Shoot Me") has inked an overall development deal with Disney's Touchstone TV worth an estimated $6 million over the three-year term.
Russell Myerson has been upped to exec VP and general manager of the WB 100 Plus Station Group, which distributes the WB Network via cable in smaller TV markets.
Tony Jonas, former prexy of Warner Bros. TV, has been elected to a one-year term as prexy of the Hollywood Radio and Television Society.
Veteran KTLA reporter Stan Chambers was hospitalized Thursday after the news van he was riding in rolled over on State Highway 91 near Riverside as Chambers was en route to cover a high-speed police…
NBC is looking to develop a comedy vehicle with "In Living Color" alum David Alan Grier, who has inked a holding deal with the Peacock.
Spanish-lingo web Univision has banked $425 million in upfront advertising sales for the 1999-2000 season, marking a 42% hike over its $300 million upfront take last season.
Wayne Lemon, creator of the WB Network comedy "Movie Stars," has inked an overall development deal with Castle Rock TV, home to "Movie Stars."
Paxson Communications Corp.'s $70.5 million write-off in the latest quarter to devalue its syndicated programming inventory looks a lot like a hasty effort to clean up its books ahead of a likely…