Steven Bochco has cast Blair Underwood as the lead in his upcoming CBS drama "City of Angels." Shooting begins in September for a planned January 2000 launch.
ABC wants affils to cough up nearly $50 million a year to defray the costs of "Monday Night Football" as part of plans to settle contentious issues dividing the two sides.
CNN Intl. (CNNI) is adopting a new strategy of regionalization to increase its viewership in India.
The Indian government has banned cable operators from carrying Pakistan TV (PTV) during the ongoing war between the two countries.
Emmy winner Camryn Manheim ("The Practice") and actress Kimberly Elise ("Beloved") have been tapped to star in the two-hour telefilm "The Loretta Claiborne Story" for ABC's "The Wonderful World of…
Just days after the broadcast webs booked a record $7 billion in the upfront ad market, the cable webs have sold large chunks of inventory at healthy percentage price increases in the double digits.
Hoping to avoid a replay of the stations relations meltdowns that have plagued other nets recently, CBS and its affil board will establish a joint panel aimed at carving out a wide-ranging blueprint…
Richard Feldman, a nearly 11-year veteran of International Creative Management, has been tapped as president of Saturday Night Live Studios.
With ABC and its affils one day away from what promises to be a particularly contentious annual confab, word surfaced late Thursday of new proposals from the Alphabet web aimed to move the sides…
Italy's digital TV platform Stream, in which Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Europe recently acquired a 35% stake, appointed its new board and strategic committee on Thursday.
Sixty-six cable webs have agreed to showcase their best children's shows in primetime June 21-27 in an effort to promote kids and family programming.