Live drama may soon return to TV via NBC sudser "Sunset Beach." Peacock execs have gotten behind an idea to take the fledgling hour-long daytime serial live for an entire week, most likely this…
Final filming on the CBS miniseries "Too Rich: The Secret Life of Doris Duke," starring Lauren Bacall, has begun in Honolulu. Bacall plays the billionaire tobacco heiress.
NBC's hot-starting "Providence" has lost more than one-fourth of its 18-49 audience in its second try Jan. 15, but the family drama, starring Melina Kanakaredes, still dominated its slot and…
Acting on an oft-pronounced desire for a change in the look of its advertising, Procter & Gamble has retained feature film director Lesli Linka Glatter ("The Proposition," "Now & Then") to helm TV…
Cabler VH1 has ordered 12 episodes of the new show "Video Timeline," a half-hour weekly series that examines the careers of musical artists.
Wallace Langham ("The Larry Sanders Show," "Veronica's Closet") and Scott Menville ("The Wonder Years") have been tapped to star in Castle Rock's upcoming animated series for the WB, "The…
Fresh off a record-breaking Nielsen rating Sunday for "Murder in a Small Town," with Gene Wilder as an amateur sleuth, A&E will commission an original movie featuring fictional detective Nero Wolfe.
In his first appearance before the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Pasadena, Scott Sassa outlined his vision for NBC, which includes "more traditional families" and "less emphasis on sex.
"60 Minutes II" has started very well, ticking off CBS' highest Wednesday 9-10 p.m. Nielsens with regular programming since May 14, 1997. "60 II" reported a 12.3 rating, 18 share in households, the…
AHN (America's Health Network), the 3-year-old cable channel devoted to medical news, has scheduled five new series to kick off between March 26 and May 1.
Showtime renewed its half-hour comedies series "Rude Awakening" and "Linc's" for a second season, Showtime programming chief Jerry Offsay said Wednesday.