Pat Wallace, VP and general manager of NBC-owned WCAU in Philadelphia, has been tapped to take over from Scott Sassa as president of the NBC Television Stations, the web is expected to announce today.
KTLA, ever the broadcasting pioneer, will become the first L.A. station to broadcast a high-definition digital signal at 10 a.m. on Thursday, with live coverage of John Glenn's return to space in the…
UPN is reshuffling its ailing Monday sitcom lineup and benching its much-maligned “The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer” for the November sweep. As of Nov. 2, a second original seg of “Malcolm…
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
Walter Cronkite has signed to host a series of 20th century retrospective specs for syndie distrib TWI.
Freshman gaveler "Judge Mills Lane" took a double-digit ratings jump in the week ended Oct. 11, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
Merv Griffin Entertainment is prepping a TV special and homevideo compilation of the legendary filmmaker's numerous appearances -- at least 40, by Griffin's count -- on Griffin's various talkshows…
Beau Bridges has signed to star in a four-hour biopic of legendary showman P.T. Barnum for the A&E Network cabler, to be co-produced by A&E and Hallmark Entertainment.
Imagine Entertainment founders Ron Howard and Brian Grazer will be feted early next year at the syndie biz's annual sales confab in New Orleans with the NATPE org's creative achievement award. The…
Daliah Rogow has been upped to veepee of production for Carsey-Werner Co.
In a deal that is sure to impact the development plans of rival syndicators, King World Prods. has inked longterm renewals of its stalwart gameshows "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" with ABC O&Os…