This week, the six broadcast nets and the Television Bureau of Advertising (TVB) will undertake a first-ever trade ad campaign pumping up the power of broadcast TV -- no matter all the hoopla over…
ABC has a couple stunts up its sleeve, bringing in Quentin Tarantino to direct an episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and slotting a live two-hour version of "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition."
Warner Home Video has inked an exclusive DVD distribution deal with Lifetime.
As if to sharpen the point that its new summer crop isn't burn-off theater, Fox is keeping some shows off its new lineup. Net has so far not scheduled a number of shows that aired earlier this season…
Fox is making good on its promise to throw out the primetime playbook and shift to a strategy of year-round original programming.
While CBS's Leslie Moonves predicts dominance in next month's upfronts, Viacom's cable kids Comedy Central, MTV and Spike are bringing home the straight A's here and now.
More than 15 years after a brief onscreen life, ABC's critically loved laffer "Sledge Hammer!" is being resurrected on DVD -- and a feature revival of the franchise may be on the horizon as well.
Robert Halmi Sr. is exec producing an untitled four-hour miniseries for Lifetime about international sex trafficking. Project reps the first mini Lifetime has commissioned.
Tuning In: This might be hard to imagine, but a bunch of guys who strongly identify with the TV show "Freaks and Geeks" had enough spare time to vigorously lobby for its DVD release.
Throwing down the gauntlet, CBS chair-CEO Leslie Moonves said Tuesday that the network enters this year's upfront ad-buy market in its best position in two decades -- especially on Thursday night…