Another Super Bowl week has produced another super blowout in the primetime Nielsens, or at least that's how the competition is looking at it. But in fact, ABC would have sacked its Jan. 24-30 rivals…
"American Beauty" continues to rack up award nominations, picking up a nom Tuesday for Naomi Shohan's work in production design from the Society of Motion Picture and Television Art Directors.
Oxygen, Geraldine Laybourne's femme-oriented cable network, launches today, but fewer than 10 million households can tune in to see the net's programming, which features shows from Oprah Winfrey and…
City channel TV Bucuresti in Bucharest, Romania, is set to launch in late summer with a slate of programming formats licensed from Canadian broadcaster Chum City. Deal marks Chum City's first such…
The WB picked up three more drama pilot presentations Tuesday, including two from its inhouse boutique division Michigan J. Frog Prods.
Warner Bros. Television has inked a new three-year overall deal with "Norm" scribe-showrunner Bruce Rasmussen. Pact keeps Rasmussen on board as exec producer of the ABC skein, now in its second…
Sumner Redstone and Rupert Murdoch are grappling to dislodge the TV and cable rights to the World Wrestling Federation from the iron grip of Barry Diller.
Fox Broadcasting has gotten a delayed Christmas present from David E. Kelley: The megaproducer has committed to write and produce an hourlong drama for the network's fall 2000 sked.
The first Canadian Comedy Awards will be held April 6 in Toronto and broadcast April 10 on the Comedy Network and CTV in the Great White North.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has signed an exclusive pay TV contract with John Malone's Starz! for as many as 200 theatrical movies in a six-year deal that won't actually kick off until January 2006.
Fox has begun greenlighting its fall 2000 drama scripts, even as the net starts firming up some of its midseason plans for this spring.