Chuck Woolery is set to host a syndie revival of the gameshow "$25,000 Pyramid" for Columbia TriStar TV Distribution, although the denomination may be adjusted for inflation.
Former Yorkshire Tyne-Tees Television chief exec and chairman Bruce Gyngell has returned to his old stomping ground at Kerry Packer's Nine Network Australia as chairman of the web's international arm.
Paramount Network TV has hired Reid Shane as senior vice president of production, replacing Jerry Goldman, who will segue into a longform production post at the studio.
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. formed a 50-50 partnership with privately held cabler Insight Communications LP to own cable systems serving 320,000 subscribers in Indiana, the companies said…
Angelic ratings for Roma Downey's Sunday vidpic ''Borrowed Hearts'' has elevated CBS to a tie with NBC in households for the Nov. 24-30 primetime Nielsen week.
Big Ticket Television has inked an exclusive two-year overall deal with "Mad TV" creators Fax Bahr and Adam Small worth low seven figures.
Italian pubcaster RAI said the number of people paying the TV license fee is on the rise.
KCBS won the battle of the headlines with its much-hyped (and never-ending) series on unsanitary conditions at L.A. County restaurants, but KNBC ultimately trounced KCBS and everyone else in scoring…
John de Mol Prods., a subsidiary of Dutch-based top European indie production company Endemol Entertainment, is in negotiations to form a joint venture outfit with Dutch production company GBTV.
Paul Reubens will take on a new alter ego, along with a wife, for an NBC variety show expected to bow next year.