Daytime syndie talkshows took a Nielsen nose dive in the week ended June 21.
Revving up a diverse talkshow development slate for 1999, Warner Bros.' Telepictures Prods. has closed syndie development deals with Joan Lunden and "Living Single" alum Queen Latifah.
Cabler A&E Network has ordered an additional 10 episodes of its upcoming docu series "L.A. Detectives" from Arnold Shapiro Prods.
Barry Diller's USA Broadcasting has set its sights on Los Angeles as the next market to try out the "CityVision" format that is already making waves in Miami after just three weeks on the air.
Paramount's syndie tabmag strip "Hard Copy" is in for a makeover during its summer hiatus, starting with the departure last week of Terry Murphy as co-anchor.
Univision flagship KMEX Los Angeles dwarfed the ayem competition Monday with its live coverage of the second-round World Cup duel between Mexico and Germany.
Paxson Communications has enlisted TV marketing maven Steve Sohmer to spearhead the promo blitz for the launch of its Pax Net web this summer.
"The Magic Hour" pulled a lackluster 1.8 national Nielsen household rating average in its first week on the air, according to Nielsen's latest syndie ratings report for the week ended June 14.
Ponch and Jon are pulling the choppers and mirrored sunglasses out of storage -- "CHiPs" is ready to roll again, with a reunion telefilm set for an October bow on cabler TNT.
KTLA owner Tribune Co. has inked a deal to sell the station's historic Sunset Boulevard studios and lot to Santa Monica-based M. David Paul Development, which plans to build an office tower on the…
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