Columbia TriStar TV Distribution has intensified its sales pitches to cable networks for the much-praised Fox drama "Party of Five." Interested cablers include Lifetime, Family Channel, USA, TNT and…
Does Barry dig Jerry? Jerry Springer hosts the hottest talkshow on the wrestling … er, daytime TV circuit right now, and he’s about to get a new boss: Barry Diller. Diller’s HSN Inc. is buying the…
China's 30 provincial television stations continue to launch satellite channels, adding to the growing competition for national coverage.
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The season premiere of Fox Broadcasting Co.'s new sitcom "Ask Harriet" ranked third in its one-time Sunday 8:30 p.m. timeslot in homes and young adults, according to preliminary national ratings.
The Berlin Wall may have collapsed more than seven years ago, but the East-West divide is still measurable in the TV tastes and habits of the German public.
Pay TV distribution exec Carlos Diaz, one of the most respected sales honchos in Latin America, has ankled Turner Intl. for fellow Atlanta-based cabler LAPTV, Daily Variety has learned.
The first full-scale reunion of the cast and creators of “Cheers” since the show left primetime nearly five years ago is among the fare planned for the fourth annual U.S. Comedy Arts Festival (USCAF)…
Like Pat Buchanan before her, Geraldine Ferraro is ankling her co-host spot on CNN's "Crossfire" to throw her hat back into the political ring.
Lizz Winstead, co-creator and head writer for Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" and whose ongoing feud with host Craig Kilborn turned ugly and public in December, has decided to leave the show rather…
EXCLUSIVEABC is in advanced talks with 20th Century Fox TV to pick up 13 episodes of the Danny Jacobson sitcom "Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place," which had previously been ordered by 20th's sister…
EXCLUSIVEActress Shelley Long is expected to appear at the WB netlet's press tour today to promote her new midseason sitcom "Kelly, Kelly." In an unusual twist, though, Columbia TriStar TV, the…