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.
“SIZE DOES MATTER!” That happens to be the slogan for next summer’s massive “Godzilla” campaign. Coincidentally, it also aptly describes Hollywood’s mood of the moment. The bottom line is that…
Veteran FCC commissioner Susan Ness told broadcasters gathered here Monday that cablers should be required to carry broadcasters' high-definition signals. "We need to make sure that digital TV rolls…
Stratosphere, the new domestic distribution venture backed by Wall Street mogul Carl Icahn, will distribute Patriot Pictures' "One Tough Cop," which stars Stephen Baldwin as legendary NYPD detective…
The London production of the Broadway musical revival of "Chicago" was up for seven awards while the state-subsidized Royal National Theater continued its traditional domination of the categories…
Helping to kick off Nickelodeon's forthcoming new animation studio facility in Burbank, the Viacom kiddie cable net has committed to a 13-episode experimental cartoon series of half-hours to be…
Viacom Entertainment topper Jonathan Dolgen sounded the alarm on behalf of UHF station owners here at the Assn. of Local TV Stations confab Monday.
The Federal Trade Commission signed off Friday on a Cablevision Systems deal to buy Tele-Communications Inc.'s New York-area cable systems.
Continuing to plow its way through any icebergs placed in its path, Paramount Pictures and 20th Century Fox's "Titanic" easily dispatched challenges from Warner Bros.' "Fallen" and Paramount…
TV stations that have bought Warner Bros.' off-net series "Friends" are anticipating a huge audience delivery in syndication when they start running the episodes five times a week in the fall.