ABC on Monday bought broadcast rights to the Touchstone film "Armageddon" for $25 million to $30 million, which is similar in scope to broadcast sales for "Godzilla" and rival disaster pic "Deep…
Actress Kellie Martin, who starred in ABC's "Life Goes On" and the CBS drama "Christy," will join the cast of TV's top-rated series, "ER," this fall.
German publishing and media giant Bertelsmann said Monday that a row with media tycoon Rupert Murdoch over the Vox television channel would likely end in the two groups taking equal shares.
Six-year-old Discop, Eastern Europe's answer to the MIP TV market, seems to be coming of age.
Already the highest rated network among kids from 8 p.m.-8:30 p.m., Nickelodeon will expand its primetime programming lineup to a full hour each night.
The U.K. government has moved to guarantee that all World Cup soccer games remain free-to-air in Britain in its new list of "crown jewel" sporting events, but has opened the door for cricket to…
ABC's midseason drama "Strange World" is the latest pilot to be revamped before making it to air.
UPN ordered three midseason series on Friday, including one returning show dropped from the fall sked: "The Sentinel."
Despite serious overtures from three other networks as well as several syndicators, the Katie Couric has worked out a new four-year contract with NBC that industry insiders believe will pay her $6…
Hallmark Entertainment is making its entry into domestic cable programming, joining with Jim Henson Prods. to invest a total of $100 million for a significant stake in the Tele-Communications…
Studios USA has decided not to produce the Harry Hamlin comedy "Movie Stars," which the WB netlet has ordered for midseason, the studio confirmed Thursday.