DirecTV is going where no domestic satcaster has gone before --- the frontier of exclusive original programming.
"Jerry Springer" is about to be sprung in daytime in L.A.
Veteran TV exec John Goldhammer has been brought on as an executive producer of "Vibe," the latenight syndie strip from Columbia TriStar, Quincy Jones and David Salzman.
As "Touched by an Angel" soared to an all-time ratings high, CBS posted its best Sunday primetime numbers since May, while Fox cleaned up later in the night with part two of the season premiere of…
"The Tony Danza Show" is returning to NBC's sked next month, but the Peacock web drama "Sleepwalkers" has been put to bed for good after just two airings, sources said.
Rysher Entertainment has retained investment banking firm Allen & Co. to explore "strategic alternatives" for the 6-year-old film and TV company, including a possible sale or merger.
Heard it through the grapevine: Polygram TV is taking "Motown Live" to the syndie marketplace next year. The weekly series, targeted for a fall 1998 syndie bow, will showcase live music and comedy
Spelling Entertainment's Worldvision Enterprises has licensed the off-network rights to the WB Network drama "7th Heaven" to 15 stations in the Tribune Broadcasting group.
"The Home Team With Terry Bradshaw" has been benched.
The empirical data is indisputable: "The X-Files" is a syndie monster.
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