Most of syndication took a hit during the Thanksgiving holiday week, but college football preemptions and the busiest travel day of the year couldn't stop Universal TV's "Jerry Springer" from hitting…
The Fox-owned stations have signed on for the new Pamela Lee syndie action-hour, "V.I.P.," from Columbia TriStar Television Distribution. (Daily Variety, Aug. 13)
Ever wonder how Leo the MGM lion unwinds after a hard day at the studio? MGM Animation and Claster Television plan to lift the veil on Leo's home life in an upcoming syndie cartoon series, "The…
Tribune Entertainment has struck a deal with NBC Enterprises and Peter Engel Prods. to launch a new syndie weekly series, "Malibu, CA," next fall.
MTV has ordered another 65 episodes of its latenight strip "Loveline" from Stone Stanley Prods., which is hoping to take the series out in syndication when MTV's exclusive window is up in fall 1998.
A new era for All American Television begins this month with feet of fury. The new syndie hour "Kickboxer & the Kid" is the first show to bow under the Pearson All American banner.
Buena Vista Television is moving forward with plans to produce a syndie talkshow fronted by Robert Urich. "The Robert Urich Show" is described as a lighthearted mix of celebrity interviews and…
Barry Diller's HSNi Broadcasting has named respected Beltway insider Julius Genachowski as general counsel and senior VP of corporate development.
The Carsey-Werner Co. is eyeing a return to the firstrun syndie biz with a talkshow hosted by author/advice columnist E. Jean Carroll.
More than a few syndie legends of the fall were upset during the past November sweep. The final Nielsen report card on the November book is still a few weeks off, but national numbers are in for all…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman1Weekend:$21.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation
300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire2Weekend:$19.1M Warner Brothers
Need For Speed
Need For Speed3Weekend:$17.8M