CBS will step up its Internet presence with a 24-hour online news service, CBSnow, which will launch in January with 110 broadcast affiliates signed on to provide local content.
Jerry Seinfeld will make a brief but splashy return to his standup comedy roots in a live Broadway performance in August being presented on HBO.
Lensing has wrapped on the John Savage starrer "Front Line," the first production of indie outfit Kingman Films Intl.
Webs have bestowed full-season pickups on five more shows. NBC has ordered another nine episodes of "Veronica's Closet" and "Just Shoot Me," while ABC has given the nod to its highest-rated freshman…
Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group's search for a strategic partner has narrowed to four companies, believed to be News Corp., King World Prods., CBS and a partnership between Sony Corp. and…
Verity Records has set a half-dozen exec appointments, naming Joseph Burney A&R manager, tapping Carla Williams marketing director, slotting B. Jeffrey Grant-Clark national director of radio promos…
Actors Rip Torn ("The Larry Sanders Show"), Laurie Metcalf ("Roseanne") and Mara Wilson ("Mrs. Doubtfire") are starring in the new two-hour telefilm "Balloon Farm" for ABC's Sunday franchise "The…
In the first head-to-head Wednesday series battle between the Big Three, NBC's 8-9 p.m. sitcom block bombed, boosting ABC and CBS that hour. But the debut of NBC's new 9:30 p.m. sitcom "Working"…
The European Commission announced Wednesday that it has greenlighted Spain's controversial new digital television law, although it remains skeptical about its compatibility with the single European…
With NBC preempting its sitcom lineup for baseball, ABC won Tuesday night and increased its adults 18-49 rating by 10% from last Tuesday.