MCA TV Tuesday greenlighted production on two new firstrun syndicated strips: Brandon Tartikoff's satirical latenight series "Last Call" and daytime talker "The Suzanne Somers Show."
The wounds that have yet to heal between ABC, certain affiliates and advertisers over "NYPD Blue" may be reopened with the network's decision to air an episode of "Roseanne" in which the title…
There were rumors that La Toya would show up, but she didn't. There were rumors Elizabeth Taylor wouldn't show up, but she did. The crowd gave Michael a five-minute standing ovation on his entrance…
Kim Paul Friedman, who has been exec producer of KTTV's "Good Day L.A." morning show since it premiered last June, resigned Friday with the two-hour program languishing in last place.
Pilot orders continue to gradually fly out of network hangars, with more than 60 series hopefuls now on tap from the Big Three networks and Fox Broadcasting Co.
Producer Daniel L. Paulson and literary agent Bill Burns have formed a unique arrangement that will allow them to simultaneously generate TV movies and books derived from the same fact-based material.
In a move that had been expected, KNBC-TV has named "Entertainment Tonight" correspondent Garrett Glaser as an entertainment, media and pop culture reporter.
Lifetime is about to pony up about $ 16.4 million for the cable rights to the 164 half-hours of "Designing Women," making it the channel's biggest rerun-sitcom purchase.
Waterworks services group Lyonnaise des Eaux, one of France's four big cable operators, will launch a package of thematic cable channels, according to group prexy Jerome Monod.
Adding a twist to the trend of broadcasters merging with or creating their own programming and production ventures, Ellis Communications has acquired Raycom Inc., the nation's largest indie producer…