BBC Worldwide and its subsidiary, BBC Worldwide Americas, have entered into a long-term partnership with West 175 Enterprises, a producer/distributor of cooking shows and lifestyle programming.
NBC will roll out a special four-hour edition of the Primetime Emmy Awards for the ceremony's 50th anniversary on Sept. 13 (a Sunday), with Don Mischer tapped to produce his fourth Emmycast.
The current rights rift between Granada Entertainment and Carsey-Werner over the development of the ABC comedy "Earth Scum" apparently stemmed from more than one single incident, sources say.
Hope springs eternal for fans of the "Jerry Springer Show." The latest national Nielsen syndie ratings report indicates that "Springer" loyalists were unfazed by recent allegations that their beloved…
"Frasier" has once again dominated "Home Improvement," helping NBC relegate the ABC Tuesday lineup, once the Alphabet's strongest, to third place in May 5 Nielsens.
FROM NCTAFor the second year in a row, cablers closed their annual convention by giving Ted Turner a stage and cheering him on as he bashed News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch.
Dresser Dahlstead, a veteran radio programmer and announcer, died of heart failure at Valley View Hospital in Las Vegas on April 20. He was 88.
Former model Terry Farrell has been cast as the female lead opposite Ted Danson in the CBS/Paramount sitcom "Becker." Farrell will play the owner of the local diner that Danson's character frequents…
Looking to court a new audience with a couple of names from the past, the evolving Fox Family Channel is giving the 1970s' "Saturday Night Live" clay legend Mr. Bill his own primetime series and has…
FROM NCTAThe public is probably going to have to pay for the programming on the digital services that dozens of TV stations start transmitting in the next year or so.
Fox News Channel plucked Washington journalists Fred Barnes and Mort Kondracke off syndie political talker "The McLaughlin Group" on Tuesday, saying the two will host an as-yet-unnamed, weekly…