Freshman gaveler "Judge Mills Lane" took a double-digit ratings jump in the week ended Oct. 11, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
Beau Bridges has signed to star in a four-hour biopic of legendary showman P.T. Barnum for the A&E Network cabler, to be co-produced by A&E and Hallmark Entertainment.
Walter Cronkite has signed to host a series of 20th century retrospective specs for syndie distrib TWI.
Merv Griffin Entertainment is prepping a TV special and homevideo compilation of the legendary filmmaker's numerous appearances -- at least 40, by Griffin's count -- on Griffin's various talkshows…
Imagine Entertainment founders Ron Howard and Brian Grazer will be feted early next year at the syndie biz’s annual sales confab in New Orleans with the NATPE org’s creative achievement award. The…
Daliah Rogow has been upped to veepee of production for Carsey-Werner Co.
In a deal that is sure to impact the development plans of rival syndicators, King World Prods. has inked longterm renewals of its stalwart gameshows "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" with ABC O&Os…
The lower courts are heating up, but it's chief TV justice "Judge Judy" who has amicus curiae in droves, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie ratings report.
As Oprah Winfrey's first feature pic in 12 years opened, King World Prods. clinched renewals of Winfrey's top-rated talkshow on the ABC O&Os and other stations through the 2001-02 season.
Daliah Rogow has been upped to VP of production for Carsey-Werner Co.
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution is in the midst of inking second-cycle syndie renewals on the long-running Fox sitcom "Married ... With Children."