Beth Littleford, a correspondent on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," has signed a six-figure deal with Big Ticket Television to develop and star in her own sitcom for fall 2000.
Cable operator Telewest has unveiled its digital TV platform, Active Digital, which will offer 150 TV and radio channels.
CBS strides in primetime are translating into progress in latenight for the Eye's "Late Show With David Letterman," which is running closer to "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" this fall than it has…
NBC's "The West Wing" may be fading somewhat in the latest Nielsen polls, but the D.C. drama is apparently piling up the votes where it counts most: among affluent young adults.
Germany was the undisputed center of attention at this week's 66th Mifed film market in Milan. Companies such as Kinowelt, Helkon, Splendid and Senator dominated the sales action, battling for rights…
HBO execs have announced the consolidation of two divisions, HBO Pictures and HBO NYC, into a new banner, HBO Films, and already have locked up more than a few key industry players into telepic…
Silverlight Entertainment has inked a deal with Warner Bros. Television to develop Latino-themed projects targeted at a mainstream aud.
Gotham-based "Late Night with Conan O'Brien" is going Hollywood for a week -- booking Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ben Affleck and Smash Mouth as guests for the show's first road trip.
The New York Mets finally ran out of miracles Tuesday night, but kept the drama going long enough to deliver baseball's best Nielsens for a league- championship series telecast since 1993.
Cisneros Television Group, a leading producer of pay TV channels for Latin America, is forming a joint venture with AEI Music Network to offer music programming.
A slew of original cast members from last year's canceled, long-running series "Homicide: Life on the Streets" will reunite for the NBC telepic "Homicide: The Movie," including two previously…