Cable's Lifetime channel is launching the first network whose format centers primarily around contemporary made-for-TV movies: the Lifetime Movie Network (LMN), skedded for a September 1998 launch.
Despite organizers' continuing efforts to spread the kudos wealth, British broadcasters nabbed four of the six Intl. Emmy statuettes Monday during the 25th annual awards ceremony here.
With Barbra Streisand in tow, "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" hit its highest note yet Nov. 21.
DreamWorks is starting to spin sales pitches to the TV station community for the off-network rights to its ABC sitcom "Spin City."
Never doubt Darwin's theory, for even in Hollywood evolution continues. Gone are the careless days of 60-second commercials and a market saturated with "Pocahontas" hair clips and lunch pails.
There's a reason Melina Root won this year's Emmy for her costume designs, and it has nothing to do with wardrobe. The designer for Carsey-Werner's sitcom "3rd Rock From the Sun" knows what she's…
Broadcasters, TV-set makers and kidvid advocates told the Federal Communications Commission Monday how the V-chip should work.
ABC, CBS and other broadcasters filed a petition at the FCC last week that calls for an overhaul of the agency's assignment of digital TV channels. The proposed revisions are so extensive that they…
NEW YORK -- Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) told an audience of TV executives he's talking to the broadcast networks about restructuring a Republican Party convention in the year 2000 to harvest more…
Filmmaking brothers Jonas and Joshua Pate have inked a deal with Sandollar Entertainment and Touch-stone TV to develop their first project for the small screen: a one-hour drama pilot described as a…
Jon Favreau, the writer, co-producer and star of the Miramax pic "Swingers," has inked an exclusive one-year development deal with Disney's Touchstone TV, his first entry into small screen production.