Sweden's TV4, the largest commercial TV net in the Nordic territories, has moved once again to cut costs with the merger of its news, sports and current affairs departments into one new entity to be…
The broadcast networks aren't the only ones complaining bitterly about Nielsen Media Research these days. In an unprecedented move, Madison Avenue has asked federal regulators to examine whether the…
Things have gotten dramatic at Kelsey Grammer's Grammnet production shingle. The company, led by Grammer and president Steve Stark, has made a concerted effort this year to get into the hourlong…
Think of a crime-solving Paris Hilton, and you've got the idea behind "Mystery Girl," an hourlong UPN drama pilot presentation from exec producer Howard Gordon ("24") and helmer Adam Shankman…
Fox is hosting a reunion for old pals Richie Cunningham and the Fonz. Henry Winkler has signed on to guest star in two episodes of the net'sfrosh laffer "Arrested Development," which is narrated by…
TV industry pioneers Lionel Chetwynd and Vin Di Bona have been tapped for honors by the Caucus for Television Producers, Writers and Directors.
ABC has exercised its option to air rebroadcasts of the second season of USA Network's hit comedy/drama "Monk." Alphabet web will air the Tony Shalhoub starrer Saturdays at 10 p.m. beginning Jan. 17.
Former CNN Washington bureau chief and White House correspondent Frank Sesno has signed on to moderate Showtime's roundtable forum on controversial telepic "The Reagans."
Any print journalist criticizing television for its frenzied coverage of the latest allegations against Michael Jackson is indulging in a form of hypocrisy that puts Rush Limbaugh's dalliance with…
The monstrous press fest over Michael Jackson's legal troubles continued to galvanize network news divisions Thursday, with ABC News and CBS News announcing special primetime coverage this weekend.
The final days of the search for a new co-host to join Barbara Walters and her ayem crew gave a healthy boost last week to ABC Daytime's "The View."