Jerry Seinfeld's decision to bow out gracefully after nine seasons could well spark a historic realignment of the network primetime race. For the first time in more than a decade, since before the…
Tribune Broadcasting has struck a deal to swap its FM radio station in Gotham for two TV stations about to be acquired by growing radio outfit Emmis Broadcasting.
MGM Domestic TV is pulling its planned talkshow strip with thesp Meshach Taylor from syndie contention. Leo's plan had been to tape the hourlong talker at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas.
Barry Diller's Silver King Broadcasting took a big step toward implementing its business plan in Miami Tuesday by unveiling a five-year broadcast TV rights pact with the NBA's Miami Heat.
King World Prods. is looking to bring "The Little Rascals" franchise into the 21st century, with plans for new feature and TV projects as well as a big push into the previously untapped frontier of…
With demographic ratings data in from the November sweeps, WABC New York held on to Gotham's local news crown, but in Los Angeles, KABC passed the hat to KNBC. Syndie talker “Jerry Springer” had a…
“Judge Joe Brown,” the new syndie court show from the creators of “Judge Judy,” is racking up TV station clearances for a fall 1998 bow. To date, the half-hour strip from Big Ticket Television has…
Rich Frank, the former top Disney TV exec, is going to buy a majority stake in C3, the programming venture he launched with cable giant Comcast Corp. in 1995. Frank said Thursday his decision was…
Roger Avary, the writer-producer who earned an Oscar for his story contributions to "Pulp Fiction," has written and executive produced a new pilot for NBC and Spelling
Off-network comedies shone, but syndie weeklies got hammered in the first full week after the November sweep, according to Nielsen's ratings report for the week ending Dec. 7.
Domestic Film DAILY
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%