Paramount Stations Group has struck a deal to acquire another UPN affiliate. PSG said Friday it has an agreement with Centennial Communications to buy UHF outlet WGNT in the 40th-ranked TV market of…
Not since the MTV premiere of "Beavis & Butt-head" in the spring of 1993 has an animated series stirred as much comment as Comedy Central's "South Park," which features a group of foul-mouthed…
ABC Entertainment has signed talent-holding deals with actors Daniel Stern and Nancy Travis, sources say. Travis was the star of the CBS sitcom "Almost Perfect" and she has appeared in several…
ExpressVu Inc. says it will launch its direct-to-home satellite television service on Sept. 10, becoming the second such player in the Canadian market.
French television network TF1 has acquired one of the last sizable film catalogs still available by purchasing Les Films Ariane's 300-pic library.
Almost twoand a half years after debuting a strategy to lure young viewers with new, low-budget kid pics each month, pay cable service Showtime is placing a higher emphasis on children's programming…
As Parliament-Funkadelic maestro George Clinton would say, "It's time to put a glide in your stride and a dip in yo' hip" --- "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show" and Quincy Jones' "Vibe" are in the house.
Angela Bromstad has been named vice president of miniseries and motion pictures for NBC Studios.
The BBC has secured carriage for its new 24-hour news channel with the U.K.'s cable industry, a move that will give it access to 2.2 million homes in Britain and could severely impact rival Sky News.
Television gameshows are back because 1) People are tired of talk shows. 2) They are cheap to make. 3) They never really left.