There's no King World without Roger and Michael. That's the gist of a clause in the merger agreement struck last week between King World and CBS stipulating that the deal can be called off if either…
Daytime syndie strip "Forgive or Forget" is getting a new exec producer and a green light for a second season, beginning in September.
Satcaster DirecTV has added the BBC America channel to its lineup, giving a major subscriber boost to the Beeb's fledgling U.S. outlet.
As CBS topper Mel Karmazin announced CBS' $2.5 billion deal to acquire King World Prods., the hard-charging prexy and CEO let loose with a display of affection toward his newest employee, King World…
Rysher Entertainment has inked a $60 million-plus deal with USA Network for the rerun rights to the CBS actioner "Nash Bridges" beginning in fall 2000.
Go take on the daytime TV audience: Radio shrink Dr. Laura Schlessinger is close to inking a syndie talkshow deal with Paramount Domestic TV.
Fox O&O KTTV and Univision flagship KMEX paced the local primetime race in the key adults 18-49 demo during the February sweep, according to Nielsen's just-released demographic ratings breakdown.
Acme Television, the station group headed by WB Network chief Jamie Kellner, has taken the curious step of trading its WB affiliate station in Albuquerque, N.M., for the UPN affil in the market.
Ron Kenan has been upped to prexy of Fox Family Music, overseeing all creative and administration aspects of the music produced for Fox Family Worldwide's kidvid channels.
The manner in which minorities are portrayed on TV will be addressed at an April 12 gathering of the Hollywood Radio & TV Society at the Regent Beverly Wilshire.