Fox Family Worldwide, the kidvid partnership of News Corp. and Saban Entertainment, is among the media concerns circling King World, the indie syndie distrib whose stock price ran up more than 20%…
In a bid to boost revenue and its relevance to showbizzers, CBS-owned KCBS has signed Eleanor Mondale as the anchor of a daily entertainment news segment to be incorporated into the station's 5 p.m…
The clock is ticking for "The Howie Mandel Show." The Paramount-produced syndie talker is going on a four-week production hiatus at the end of this month. Chances of its return are slim, based on the…
Looking to pounce on the primetime animation boom, Stone Stanley Prods. has inked a deal with animator Walter Santucci to develop a TV series based on his "Evil Cat" character.
Pamela Anderson Lee kicked some sand in the face of her old beach "Baywatch" buddies during the February sweep. Lee's frosh actioner "V.I.P." narrowly beat the enduring "Baywatch," according to the…
Disney's DIC Entertainment has inked a deal with Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen's Dualstar Entertainment to produce an animated series based on the "Trenchcoat Twins" detective characters from the…
The raucous "Jerry Springer Show" was the poll winner among a dozen local schoolkids who took part in a daylong conference on children's programming, "Through the Eyes of Children," sponsored by the…
KCOP's live coverage of Sunday's Los Angeles Marathon handily beat the college hoops playoffs on KCBS, but fell short of KO'ing KNBC's pro hoops contest between the New Jersey Nets and the Miami Heat.
Disney's Buena Vista Television and ABC have inked a development deal with Emme, a model and host of the E! cabler's "Fashion Emergency" series.
Anjelica Huston gave up one of her own creations. Elizabeth Taylor donated two, one from Edith Head, the other from Nolan Miller. Cher even parted with her memorable Bob Mackie sheer lycra mesh…