If NATPE were a convention for restaurateurs, there might have been an "under new management" banner draped across the Universal TV booth this week.
Roseanne is ready, willing and more than able to join pals Rosie, Oprah and Jerry on the daytime talk-show battlefield next season.
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Does "Law & Order" speak the universal language? Universal TV and series creator Dick Wolf think it can. Wolf and the studio are looking into the idea of producing foreign versions of the acclaimed…
The NATPE tradeshow floor was humming with sales and stars Tuesday as distributors wrapped up station deals and syndie's top celebs came out to press the flesh.
The syndie biz began the new year with a bang, as many strips rebounded from the holiday ratings slump with double-digit gains in the week ending Jan. 4.
King World Prods. stockholders approved Monday a two-for-one stock split during the company's annual shareholders meeting here.
An emotional Grant Tinker urged industry execs Tuesday to "swim against the flow of lowest-common-denominator" programming in accepting this year's NATPE lifetime achievement honor.
King World Prods. is expected to unveil today a development pact with the NBC-owned stations for a syndie morning strip targeted for a fall 1999 debut.
Viacom Entertainment topper Jonathan Dolgen sounded the alarm on behalf of UHF station owners here at the Assn. of Local TV Stations confab Monday.
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$234.3M Disney -1.91%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$2.3M Cumulative:$128.8M Paramount Pictures -3.52%
Let's Be Cops
Let's Be Cops3Daily:$1.7M Cumulative:$34.2M Fox -6.44%