ABC is smoking a primetime-Nielsens victory cigar this week thanks to Barbara Walters' Monica Lewinsky interview, which boosted the Alphabet to its strongest weeklong rating since last year's Academy…
Indie production outfit Si Television is making headway on its self-prescribed mission to bring more Hispanic-themed programming to the English-lingo TV market by inking sitcom pilot deals with…
Talkshow veteran Jill Blackstone has been tapped exec producer of Twentieth TV's upcoming syndie strip "Divorce Court."
Fox distribution prexy Lana Corbi has been named chief operating officer of the Odyssey cable network, where she joins former Fox Kids chief Margaret Loesch.
UPN has ordered a drama pilot called "The Strip" from Joel Silver ("Lethal Weapon," "Die Hard"), putting the netlet in business with Warner Bros. TV for the first time since its launch.
Bandeirantes, which carved a niche as a sports broadcaster in the 1980s and early '90s, is going back to its roots with a $50 million investment in sports.
Disney is preparing to launch a Spanish-lingo version of its all-animation web Toon Disney for Hispanic consumers in the U.S. this summer.
Dutch-based Holland Media Group has inked a deal with Buena Vista Intl. for a pack of new titles, adding more fuel to an already heated battle in Holland between HMG's three-channel network and SBS…
Star Choice Communications will be providing a channel of HDTV programming in the fall, the company announced Monday.
PBS is catching heat from the Christian Right over a documentary that focuses on the ways elementary schools are trying to prevent anti-gay prejudice.
King World Prods. has inked its first kidvid deal, a co-production with the Discovery Channel for an animated series dubbed "Doodlezoo." The show will blend animation and live-action wildlife footage.