Talkshow veteran Jill Blackstone has been tapped exec producer of Twentieth TV's upcoming syndie strip "Divorce Court."
Indie production outfit Si Television is making headway on its self-prescribed mission to bring more Hispanic-themed programming to the English-lingo TV market by inking sitcom pilot deals with…
Cameron Diaz, Jennifer Lopez, Salma Hayek and Antonio Banderas were among the Hispanic thesps recognized with Alma Award nominations from the National Council of La Raza advocacy org.
Spanish-lingo web Telemundo has beefed up its programming department with the promotion of three senior execs.
King World Prods. has inked its first kidvid deal, a co-production with the Discovery Channel for an animated series dubbed "Doodlezoo." The show will blend animation and live-action wildlife footage.
Animator Phil Roman has formed a new company in the wake of his exit last month from Film Roman, the animation shop he founded in 1984.
Daytime TV viewers were in a litigious mood the week of Feb. 15, powering gaveler queen "Judge Judy" to a record-high 7.9 national household rating, according to Nielsen's latest syndie ratings…
Dick Clark Prods. is hoping to make a splish-splash with a biopic on Bobby Darin after inking a deal with the late singer's son, Dodd Darin.
Mike Mischler has been named exec VP of marketing for Paramount Domestic Television.
There were no car chases to speak of. There were no freeway incidents, no dramatic bank robberies and no Olympics to lift ratings and viewing levels. In the just-wrapped February sweep (Feb. 4-March…