Castle Rock and Sony have agreed to take their $10 million legal dispute over syndie advertising revenue from "Seinfeld" to a private arbitrator, who is expected to make a decision in the fall.
Veteran TV producer Jay Wolpert has been tapped as exec producer of Pearson Television's upcoming syndie revival of "Match Game."
The "Jerry Springer Show" is giving itself a swift kick in the July sweep.
Gemstar Intl. Group has officially rejected the $2.8 billion buyout offer from rival TV program guide developer United Video Satellite Group, which is controlled by cable giant Tele-Communications…
Affirmative action plans are the rage among broadcasters these days, thanks to a challenge to the industry laid down earlier this year by Federal Communications Commission chairman William Kennard.
Former Walt Disney TV prexy David Neuman has segued from the Mouse House to the new frontier, joining Internet programming startup Digital Entertainment Network as its head of program development.
Canadian broadcaster CanWest Global Communications has emerged as a surprise contender to buy Rysher Entertainment from Atlanta-based Cox Enterprises.
The week of the Independence Day holiday was a week to forget for most of syndication, with the notable exception of the fledgling daytime strip "Forgive or Forget."
Thesp James McCaffrey has re-joined the cast of Paramount's auto-action series "Viper."
Indie syndie powerhouse King World Prods. has tapped PR vet Randi Cone as its new senior VP of corporate communications.