Emmis Communications has emerged as a contender to buy Sinclair's radio station group after inking a deal that paves the way for Emmis to acquire Sinclair's radio and TV outlets in the St. Louis…
Paramount TV Group chairman Kerry McCluggage has inked a multiyear contract extension to remain at the helm of Par's TV operations, which have just been expanded through the acquisition of Spelling…
It looks like a "Mary Tyler Moore Show" update project is gonna make it after all.
Veteran producer Ken Horton has inked a two-year, overall development deal with Warner Bros. TV that also calls for him to serve as co-exec producer on "The Strip," Joel Silver's new action-drama…
MGM has enlisted TV vet Jules Haimovitz to spearhead the Lion's push to parlay its vast pic and TV library into new entertainment channels for the fast-growing world of digital cable and satellite TV…
Take heart, "Homicide" fans: Baltimore's crack homicide squad may yet be back to crack new cases for an NBC telefilm. Tom Fontana, exec producer of the just-canceled but much-loved police drama, is…
After two weeks of violence-free segs, "The Jerry Springer Show" is still hanging tough near the top of the Nielsen syndie ratings chart. And with much of the recent controversy over the show dying…
Production outfit Metafilmics has optioned the TV rights to Judith Orloff's 1997 bestseller "Second Sight," the story of a psychiatrist's discovery of her own psychic powers.
As promised, thesp Daniel Stern has filed a countersuit against Columbia TriStar TV, blasting the studio's allegations against him and accusing Col TriStar brass of reneging on promises to overhaul…
Paula Askanas has been upped to senior veep of media relations and promotion for Columbia TriStar TV.