Roger Avary, the writer-producer who earned an Oscar for his story contributions to "Pulp Fiction," has written and executive produced a new pilot for NBC and Spelling
German commercial web RTL has inked a three-year output deal with Hallmark Entertainment. Starting in 1998, RTL will have exclusive German-lingo rights to all Hallmark productions, and will…
In an effort to deflect some of the criticism for rising rates, cablers released a study Wednesday detailing the exploding cost of sports and entertainment programming, with a special emphasis on…
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A legal battle between German public and private webs over advertising will be turned over to the European Court, a Stuttgart judge ruled Wednesday.
NBC has set up a new Olympics division -- distinct from NBC Sports -- that will handle coverage of five consecutive Olympics through 2008.
New Line Television and Warner Bros.' syndie arm are teaming for the first time on a firstrun syndie hour based on the "Mortal Kombat" franchise.
Off-network comedies shone, but syndie weeklies got hammered in the first full week after the November sweep, according to Nielsen's ratings report for the week ending Dec. 7.
Faced with soaring cable rate hikes, some in Congress are now saying subscriber fees should continue to be regulated into the next century even though price controls are currently scheduled to sunset…
Stephen J. Cannell, who has kept a low profile in TV over the past year, is understood to be developing a new drama series with Tribune Entertainment. "Jordan Chance" is described as a adventure…
NBC has purchased exclusive broadcast rights to a package of 11 Paramount films, including "Face/Off," "In & Out," "Kiss the Girls" and "John Grisham's The Rainmaker," for about $50 million, sources…
John Wells, executive producer of TV's top-rated series, "ER," is developing six new series for NBC next season, and his year-old company, John Wells Prods., has taken its first steps into feature…