Hoping to combine the recent trends of talking animal pics and '70s TV show adaptations, Barry Mendel Prods. and MTV Films have picked up the feature remake rights to ABC's campy TV skein "Lancelot…
In spite of low ratings, "The Roseanne Show" will be back for a second season in the fall, King World Prods. confirmed Wednesday -- to the dismay of some station affils.
Model Tyra Banks has signed to star as a doll who comes to life in the telefilm "Life Size" for ABC's "Wonderful World of Disney" family movie showcase.
Eddie Cibrian ("Living Out Loud") and Michael Beach ("ER") have been cast in John Wells' latest NBC ensemble drama "Third Watch," from Warner Bros. TV.
After a season of "Sex in the City," HBO will now be exposing sex in the suburbs. The pay cabler is in final negotiations to purchase the rights to John H. Richardson's "Scenes from a (Group)…
Cinar Corp. unveiled its most ambitious production slate ever at its annual meeting Wednesday, with more than 360 half-hours for 20 different series on the sked for the coming year. The total…
For the fifth time, Don Mischer will be executive producing the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Emmy Awards. ATAS president Meryl Marshall called last year's 50th annual Emmy show "a…
In response to the school shootings in Littleton, Colo., and the was in Kosovo, Nickelodeon will present separate news specials produced and hosted by journalist Linda Ellerbee.
The Oz conservative government's censorship push continues with the introduction of a revised Commercial Television Industry Code of Practice, which includes a new "AV" classification for violent…
Fox Family Channel's premiere of "Michael Jordan: An American Hero" scored a record 4.1 cable universe rating for the web on Sunday night.
While the conflict in Yugoslavia ought to be driving up audience levels for the Big Three evening newscasts, Nielsen data for the four weeks since the NATO-led assault on Kosovo began show just the…