Is there something about Space Ghost that's caught Ben Stiller's eye? Maybe, but it's looking more like permanent midnight for a spec script being shopped around by the Space Ghost, the superhero…
CBS' syndie arm, Eyemark Entertainment, is developing a talkshow strip with syndicated radio shrink Dr. Joy Browne. Insiders say the show has been in the works for some time and could be officially…
"Hollywood Squares" is happening for the CBS O&Os. The syndie gameshow revival from King World Prods., which bowed Sept. 14, is so far pulling solid Nielsen numbers for the 11 major market Eye O&Os…
Bleeps or no bleeps, the smattering of salty language heard on Roseanne's new talker was too much for its affiliate station in Paducah, Ky., which has yanked the show off the air after just two days.
Despite a full-tilt charge up the Nielsen syndie chart by Jerry Springer, Oprah Winfrey retained the talk-show crown for the September-to-September 1997-98 syndie season.
In a milestone for the subscription TV biz, 4-year-old satcaster DirecTV is expected to announce today that it has hit the 4 million subscriber mark.
Former Walt Disney TV chief Rich Frank has joined Internet startup Cybermeals, a fledgling food delivery service, as chairman and CEO.
I am Roseanne, hear me roar: The opening day Nielsen numbers for "The Roseanne Show" weren't as big as some were expecting, but the early indications of viewer interest were positive for the King…
Last week's auction of the rerun rights to "Seinfeld" among cablers might as well have been held at Sotheby's or Christie's.
Thesp Rip Torn has joined Al Pacino and Russell Crowe in the cast of Michael Mann's Touchstone pic about tobacco industry whistleblower Jeffrey Wigand.
Granada Entertainment USA is developing a telefilm based on the life of folksy singer-actor John Denver, who died in a plane crash last October.