Hearings that were to have begun Tuesday into allegations of improprieties in recent Writers Guild elections were a non-starter.
Elizabeth Hurley and Jenna Elfman (TV's "Dharma & Greg") are in talks to star with Matthew McConaughey and Ellen DeGeneres in Ron Howard's "Ed-TV" for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment.
Bryan Adams, Aaron Neville, Mariah Carey, Diane Warren, Aaliyah, the Bacon Brothers, Simply Red, comedian Chris Rock and actress Sarah Jessica Parker have been added to the lineup for the "Gift of…
CBS has inched ahead of NBC in primetime Nielsen households results for the Nov. 10-16 week, allowing the Eye to hold onto a surprising lead two-thirds of the way through the November sweeps.
Nielsen Media Research and its partner on the Web, Internet Profiles Co., have developed a new Web auditing technology that promises to tell advertisers how many people are really looking at Web…
Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group's stock jumped $1.93 to $38.81 after investment firm Apollo Group confirmed it had submitted an offer to buy the entire company (Daily Variety, Nov. 19).
ABC's premiere of "The Wonderful World of Disney" with "Toy Story" improved the 7-9 p.m. Sunday timeslot at the Alphabet web, but fell below expectations, while NBC's Sunday sitcom premieres…
ABC has given a firm 13-episode order to the new 20th Century Fox comedy with '70s sitcom pals Mary Tyler Moore and Valerie Harper.
The National Film Registry of the Library of Congress gets a lot of mileage out of its annual addition of 25 titles to its list of American films that are "culturally, historical, or aesthetically…
HBO executive David Bartis is close to inking a deal with NBC Studios to replace Tom Nunan as the head of primetime series for the network's inhouse production arm.
Time Warner Inc. said Tuesday it plans to redeem $656 million worth of bonds that are exchangeable into stock of Hasbro Inc., owned by Time Warner.