Things are getting a little funnier at Touchstone Television, which has sealed pilot deals starring Hank Azaria at NBC and Jim Belushi at ABC. In addition, Touchstone is developing another half-hour…
David Lyle has been charged with bringing some reality to Pearson Television North America.
NBC, strengthened on its weakest nights by the likes of the Dixie Chicks and Leonardo DiCaprio, claimed another ratings victory last week in the key demo of adults 18-49. With Thanksgiving night…
No, that wasn't a grimace on Peter Jennings' face on Sunday night.
Columbia TriStar Television Distribution has reportedly spent in the seven-figure range to develop CTTD.com, a site that will facilitate projects undertaken by the group's television stations and…
Icebox.com has licensed "Zombie College" to Fox to develop the Web toon into a live-action, half-hour pilot for the network's 2001-02 programming season. Pact marks the first time a series has made…
In a marriage of celebrity and business blessed by the city's rabid paparazzi, Star TV pacted Sunday with local superstar Andy Lau's Teamwork Motion Pictures, giving the satellite TV net five-year…
There's a bidding war in Japan for the free-TV rights to Paramount's movies, following a keenly contested race for Warner Bros. product.
"Ally McBeal," featuring Robert Downey Jr. in a prominent storyline, surged Monday to some of its best ratings in eight months. The Fox series, which is down sharply in ratings compared with a year…
Star TV is to enter the direct-to-home TV biz with P.K. Mittal's Music Broadcast. Latter holds the license to FM radio stations in several cities.
"Titanic" sailed off with winning yet unspectacular numbers Sunday on NBC, while ABC won the night in total viewers thanks to a strong theatrical performance of its own from "The Santa Clause."…