Britney Spears and 'N Sync will topline Nickelodeon's "Big Holiday Help-a-thon," a bi-coastal, two-hour primetime special intended to champion volunteerism.
Video Networks, the video-on-demand service, has inked a two-year licensing deal with BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, for 600 hours of programming.
WNBC's nightly news anchors, Chuck Scarborough and Sue Simmons, and its sports anchor Len Berman, will preside over the live coverage of the 1999 New York City Marathon on Sunday.
Saturday morning tyke leader Kids' WB! has altered its lineup slightly, adding a second run of "Men in Black" and finding a new weekday afternoon slot for the hit phenom "Pokemon."
After years of declining interest in the 1990s, the Monte Carlo TV market (Feb. 20-23) may get a new lease on life.
Chalk up another victory for "Snoops." A week after the David E. Kelley series received a back nine pickup, ABC confirmed what many TV observers had doubted: "Snoops" will be preempted only twice…
Comic Josh Wolf has inked an overall deal with 20th Century Fox Television to develop a half-hour comedy based upon his real-life experience as a twentysomething single dad.
French pay TV group Canal Plus has launched i television, its long-awaited all-news cable and satellite web.
It may be the year of the drama in primetime, but in daytime it's anything but. Through the first six weeks of the new fall season, 12 of 14 network daytime series are showing losses vs. last year in…
NBC has greenlit production on a family comedy from Touchstone Television -- perhaps the clearest sign yet that being part of the ABC banner isn't hurting the Disney-owned studio's ability to do…