Fox and NBC are hanging a "For Lease" sign on their Saturday morning kids and teen schedules. Both nets have held discussions with a variety of production companies, cable outlets and other entities…
Turner Broadcasting's TNT and TBS have purchased a four-year network window to Miramax's two biggest recent theatrical hits, "The Others" and "Serendipity," for about $20 million.
Bruce Willis and partner Arnold Rifkin's Cheyenne Enterprises has signed a deal with Hearst Entertainment to develop "Change of Course," an original movie for TNT.
Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems, which is coming off a disastrous third quarter, will raise subscribers' monthly fees by a fairly stiff 5.5%.
Fox has decided to continue double-pumping its rookie drama "24" through the end of December. Same-week repeats of the critically acclaimed, but so far low-rated, hour will run Fridays at 9 p.m…
A&E Television Networks has been chosen to receive the 2002 Global Television Outstanding Achievement Award at the 23rd annual Banff TV fest, skedded for June 9-14.
NBC and CBS remain the pacesetters this season, topping the primetime ratings heap in key categories for the third time in four weeks.
General Electric's NBC television arm can proceed with its $1.98 billion purchase of Spanish-language network Telemundo Communications Group after U.S. antitrust enforcers said they would not oppose…
Weblets WB and UPN have reignited their long-simmering spin battle, taking each other to task for everything from the other guy's ratings to whether their rival is doing as well as they claim in the…
The lousy economy is smacking down the World Wrestling Federation harder than any of the body blows inflicted by its performers in the ring.
Nearly one year after their peak, "reality" series are still a key component of the networks' skeds, but the ratings bar has been lowered considerably.