HBO and United Broadcasting & Entertainment have decided to sell Citadel Entertainment. A release from the companies said they are "in the early stages of discussion with potential buyers."
NBC on Wednesday announced that Sam Neill, Isabella Rossellini, Rutger Hauer, Martin Short and Helena Bonham Carter will star in NBC's miniseries "Merlin," which is set to air during the May sweeps.
Television could be the lifeboat that American democracy needs, if broadcasters would agree to air campaign commercials for free, Vice President Al Gore said at Wednesday's opening meeting of a…
Facing stiff World Series competition, ABC's premiere of the Tuesday 8:30 p.m. Tim Curry sitcom "Over the Top" placed third in households and fell 14% below the net's timeslot debut last season in…
Perennial cable industry awards dominator HBO held to form, winning nearly half (11) of the 24 crafts and international honors announced Wednesday for the 19th annual CableAce Awards presented by the…
Actress Christine Taylor, who starred in Fox's short-lived sitcom "Party Girl" last season, has inked a one-year development deal with Brillstein-Grey Entertainment.
The American Film Marketing Assn. this year will make its first appearance at the Mip Asia TV market, underlining increased interest among film companies for the main television marts. The market…
In a brouhaha rife with legal entanglements and bad blood, MTV Networks Inc. has terminated its association with Rich Cronin --- the Nick at Nite senior VP and G.M., and TV Land prexy --- after it…
Fox veteran Victoria Quoss has left the network distribution fold for a newly created senior management post with Fox Sports.
CBS is turning its Bill Cosby-hosted "Kids Say the Darndest Things" specials into a midseason series, which could air as part of the Eye web's Friday family lineup.
Actor-comedian Sinbad got the official nod Tuesday as the new host of Columbia TriStar TV Distribution's syndie latenight talker "Vibe" (Daily Variety, Oct. 21).