Valerie Schaer is ankling her post at ABC Daytime to join Barry Diller's Studios USA as its Gotham-based head of syndie programming and development.
Fox will bench the struggling drama "Millennium" for the summer months, filling its Friday 9-10 p.m. slot with reruns of the latenight sketch comedy series "Mad TV" as of June 4.
Rehme Prods. has optioned pic rights to the legit drama "Flyin' West," which had a six-week run this year at the Pasadena Playhouse.
UPN has quietly put out feelers to syndie distribs and others regarding new programming to replace the weblet's weekend afternoon movie showcase — for a price. UPN is understood to be taking a cue…
Showbiz vets Ted Faraone and Randolph Nader have teamed up to launch Ingenia, a Miami-based management and marketing firm aimed at boosting the crossover appeal of Latin recording artists.
The bestselling book trilogy "Conversations with God" is headed to the small screen through a production deal with Lions Gate TV Pictures, Peter Guber's Mandalay TV and Metafilmics.
Buena Vista Television has scrapped plans to revive "Let's Make a Deal" as an syndie strip this fall.
The syndication upfront advertising sales market kicked into high gear Thursday as buyers and sellers scrambled to lock down more than $2 billion in advance national ad commitments for the 1999-2000…
The latest addition to the end-of-the-millennium, multipart retro-specs popping up all over the dial certainly lives up to its promise to "celebrate the century," serving up a fast-paced mix of…
Fox execs huddled Wednesday with angry affils in Gotham to discuss the network's sudden plan to take back a chunk of ad inventory.