Iris Grossman has been upped to senior veepee of talent and casting for TNT from her VP post. Based in Los Angeles, she will be responsible for overseeing all talent and casting issues related to TNT…
UPN may be changing leaders, but the netlet will stay with its strategy aimed at young urban viewers.
King World Prods. confirmed Tuesday that it has inked Roseanne to host a syndicated talkshow strip to bow in the fall of 1998.
ABC on Tuesday confirmed plans for a mid-August launch of "The View," an hourlong daytime talkshow exec produced by Barbara Walters.
The producers of "Murphy Brown" are said to be in serious discussions to create a storyline that finds Murphy (Candice Bergen) fighting breast cancer in the show's forthcoming 10th season, according…
"The Last Don" has rigged the May 12-18 primetime Nielsen numbers game in CBS' favor, but NBC still towers above the competition in the important demos thanks to "The Odyssey," which delivered a…
Nick at Nite will send "The Brady Bunch" and "Laverne & Shirley" back to primetime in 1998 --- "Laverne" beginning in June and "Brady" in September. Meanwhile Nick's spinoff, nostalgia-net TV Land…
Alan Frio, a former co-anchor on "Hard Copy," is set to replace Bob Jimenez as co-anchor opposite Tawny Little on KCOP-TV's 10 p.m. news. He starts work at the station June 16.
Satcaster Sky Latin America officially has revised its estimated startup budget to approximately $1 billion, up from the $650 million it was figuring in early 1996.
Polygram TV has pacted to distribute domestically the offbeat Alliance Communications drama "Due South," 22 originals of which are being produced for the syndie market beginning this fall. The series…