Talk TV veteran Stuart Krasnow has been tapped showrunner for Martin Short's upcoming syndie talk-variety show from King World Prods.
With the updated "Scared Straight! 20 Years Later" set to preem Thursday on UPN, Arnold Shapiro Prods. is at work on a new installment of the Oscar-winning 1978 docu, "Scared Straight! '99," to bow…
Animator Phil Roman has signed on as an exec producer and creative consultant on the indie feature "Cyber Garden," from Vancouver-based Sodona Entertainment.
Barry Levine, head of the Gotham bureau of "Extra," has been suspended, pending an investigation of the events that led a daredevil Norwegian parachutist to file a $2.2 million lawsuit last week…
The Eye is upon Texas: CBS is poised to buy its affiliate station in Dallas, Texas, from Gaylord Entertainment.
A Los Angeles federal court jury has awarded Columbia TriStar TV nearly $32 million in damages stemming from a long-running copyright infringement suit involving the rerun rights to "Who's the Boss,"…
Oscar was good to "Entertainment Tonight," according to Nielsen's national syndie ratings report for the week ending March 28.
New York judge Gerry Sheindlin, husband of reigning TV jurist Judy Sheindlin, has been tapped to replace Ed Koch on the upcoming season of the syndie courtshow "The People's Court."
Who really has more freedom: a married man in America or a single man in communist China? If that sounds like one of those ephemeral "Seinfeld" topics that Jerry and the gang on used to kick around…
Satcaster DirecTV has added the BBC America channel to its lineup, giving a major subscriber boost to the Beeb's fledgling U.S. outlet.