Sci-Fi Channel is getting psychic with a weekday talkshow from acclaimed medium John Edward, known for his uncanny ability to "see dead people."
Forget those dire predictions about the so-called Y2K bug. It's "Y2K" the movie that has a number of groups running scared into the millennium. NBC has been overloaded with calls from those worried…
ABC's primetime rivals may be facing the hard-knock life for the next two weeks: "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" is back, and it's stronger than ever. The Regis Philbin-hosted "Millionaire" returned…
Dutch telecommunications authority OPTA has ruled in favor of Canal Plus in a long-running dispute the French pay TV king has had with United Pan-Europe Communications (UPC).
Adding to its list of gameshow formats for the international marketplace, Columbia TriStar Intl. TV has acquired the Latin America distribution rights to syndie stalwart "Name That Tune" from Sandy…
CBS Cable's TNN is getting "Dead Man's Gun," the Henry Winkler-produced anthology series that ran on Showtime from 1997 -99.
UPN execs are calling it the "Erase the Hype" campaign. The embattled network, buoyed by wrestling-infused primetime ratings increases, has orchestrated a renewed media assault on fellow weblet the…
The House and Senate have reached a final agreement that will allow satcasters to offer local broadcast channels -- a change in the law that Congress hopes will result in strong new competition to…
One year after setting up shop at 20th Century Fox Television, Jersey Television is moving forward with an ambitious 2000-01 primetime development slate. Jersey TV seems to be following parent…
The battle of the virtual stock market continued Monday, after a weekend where studios claimed victory with the apparent demise of the Hollywood Stock Exchange segment "Battle @ the Box Office" on…