CBS has ordered six episodes of a new drama series from Latham/Lechowick Prods., to begin airing this summer.
A record U.S. contingent arrive at the French Riviera Friday for the 31st annual Mip TV market (through Wednesday), and for the first time in three years, recession woes are not the dominant theme.
The FCC on Tuesday set a June 14 deadline for parties to file comments on whether changes should be made in the primetime access rule, and a July 14 deadline for rebuttal.
Paramount has boosted clearances for the Mark Goodson Prods.' new syndicated version of the gameshow "The Price Is Right" to 91 markets covering 67% of the country, including nine of the top 10.
Turner Broadcasting System has formed a division that will distribute Turner and Castle Rock Entertainment movie product to pay-per-view outlets, according to Scott Sassa, Turner Entertainment Group…
The war between media giants Viacom and Tele-Communications Inc. has expanded to their respective rival pay cable networks, Showtime and Encore.
New York's NAACP chapters have asked the FCC to deny the license renewal of Fox O&O WNYW-TV, New York, claiming that Fox violated rules barring foreigners from owning more than a 25% stake in a U.S…
Despite pronouncements from competitors that "The Crusaders" is dead, Buena Vista Television Wednesday confirmed that it will go ahead with a second season of the rookie weekly newsmag.
Hearst Entertainment and its half-owned cable network Lifetime Television are teaming with Good Housekeeping Magazine to produce a weekly series for the cable web. "Good Housekeeping" (working title)…
Three new shows helped firstrun syndication powerhouse King World Prods. boost its second-quarter earnings by 21% to $ 137.1 million.
Courtroom Television Network of the U.S. has appointed London-based distributor Itel to sell its programming worldwide. The partnership will debut at Mip-TV, the international TV market that begins…