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…
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…
Following weeks of protest from Hindu groups, Studios USA and Renaissance Pictures have agreed to pull out of worldwide circulation a "Xena: Warrior Princess" seg that dealt with Hindu deities.
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.