It's official: The off-network syndie biz is back to being a buyer's market. Warner Bros. confirmed Monday that it has sold the off-network rights to the NBC comedy "Suddenly Susan" to Tribune…
CBS on Monday reached an agreement with MGM to bring back last season's midseason series "Magnificent Seven" as a backup again next season.
AMC showed the unedited R-rated versions of "Apocalypse Now" and "The Boys in Company C" on Saturday night and some cable operators are hopping mad.
NBC has reached an agreement with the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians for coverage of the summer Olympic Games in Sydney in 2000, the 2002 winter games in Salt Lake City and the…
UPN programming chief Tom Nunan received a surprise promotion to entertainment president at his first affiliates meeting Monday in Laguna Niguel.
A made-for-TV movie based on real-life stories from an HBO contest was named the best TV program in the world at the 19th annual Banff Rockie Awards presented Monday night.
In an effort to secure the future of public broadcasting while also ending the annual congressional debate over its federal subsidy, pubcasters put a bold proposal on the table Monday that would…
"Vibe" is about to go vamoose. Columbia TriStar TV Distribution confirmed Monday that it has nixed plans for a second year of the Sinbad-hosted syndie latenight strip created by Quincy Jones and…
Hughes-backed satcaster Galaxy Latin America is adding dozens of channels to its DirecTV service, thanks to expanded satellite capacity.
BSkyB will carry BBC channels on the satcaster's new Sky Digital platform. The pubcaster is the first British terrestrial to firm such a deal.
In a big coup for BSkyB, vet TV film critic and interviewer Barry Norman is leaving the BBC after 26 years to present a new show on the News Corp.-controlled satcaster.