CBS execs and Academy of Television Arts and Sciences officials are now facing the very real possibility that this year's tighter-than-expected World Series could extend to Game 7.
Bill Oakley and Josh Weinstein ("The Simpsons") are writing an offbeat family comedy for ABC, with Danny DeVito attached to direct.
Management/production company Power Entertainment has inked a new two-year, first-look production deal with 20th Century Fox Television.
Veteran television news personality Geraldo Rivera is leaving his anchor job at CNBC to cover the war in Afghanistan for Fox News.
ABC, CBS and NBC collectively suffered a record loss of $880 million in advertising revenues for the third quarter, a downslide of 28.6% from the same period in 2000.
According to the White House, the Taliban has a distinct propaganda advantage in that the Afghan rulers are the first to wake and feed the 24-hour TV news cycle while the Western world still slumbers.
Fox has loaded the bases with its coverage of the World Series and could hit a ratings grand slam this weekend.
Channel 4 has appointed BBC exec John McHugh as its new head of entertainment. McHugh, the BBC's senior commissioning executive for entertainment, will join the terrestrial early next year.
Modern Times Group's Viasat Broadcasting and Warner Bros. Intl. Television inked Wednesday the biggest and most comprehensive pan-Scandinavian joint content deal in history.
In a sign that the EchoStar/DirecTV merger will be no easy sell in the nation's capital, Federal Communications Commission chair Michael Powell on Thursday promised that the deal would be "rigorously…
MVS Comunicaciones has delayed the launch of its cut-price pay TV project until the middle of next year due to technical problems.