Showtime has begun production on "It's Black Entertainment," a 90-minute special which will pay homage to the most memorable musical performances by African-American in film over the past 70 years.
"RoboCop" is about to return to the small screen. L.A.-based producer-distrib Rigel has joined forces with Canada's Fireworks Entertainment to bring the popular crime-fighting cyborg back. They are…
Nonfiction program supplier LMNO Prods. is restructuring its operations and upping several key execs in a bid to move beyond its network and cable roots.
Thousands of satellite subscribers lost network programming over the weekend, as EchoStar chairman Charlie Ergen called Congress' bluff and began shutting off signals to subs while urging them to…
Fox Family Channel has landed off-net rights to its first off-net series after outbidding TNN for rights to the CBS drama "Early Edition" from Eyemark Entertainment in a multi-year…
TBS will begin production this month on the cabler's next two original telefilms, "Nowhere to Land" and "Sinkhole," both slated for 2000.
After ABC News' "Nightline" bowed out Thursday, Fox News Channel nabbed the rights to present "The Republicans: A New Hampshire Forum," the first live event featuring all six Republican presidential…
With less than a month to go before VH1's tentpole kudocast, "The VH1/Vogue Fashion Awards," bows on the cabler, company execs have tapped Heather Locklear and musician-producer Sean "Puffy" Combs to…
Viewer's Choice, the dominant pay-per view distributor in the U.S., has scored a multiyear deal with the National Hockey League that will bring the league's "Center Ice" package to digital-cable…
Interest in "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" may be finally plateauing, but at lofty levels, and not before the hit ABC gameshow pulled off an historic Thursday upset.