HBO is in negotiations with Sydney Pollack's Mirage Prods. for a 10-hour Western miniseries set at a busy trading post.
Mel Gibson and Jet Li, who played adversaries in "Lethal Weapon 4," are teaming to produce a martial-arts syndicated action series that is being set up at Alliance Atlantis.
The Japan Advertisers Assn. will begin monitoring records of 123 television stations across the country to make sure that commercials were broadcast as scheduled. The move comes in the wake of…
Channel Four Intl. has snapped up worldwide distribution rights to "Live ... at Shark Pass," a special docu event scheduled to air on the Discovery Channel in the U.S. on Aug. 8.
ABC has stumbled in its pursuit of primetime demo leader NBC, leaving Fox to take up the chase.
Visit Emmy CentralEmmy nominees Dennis Franz (“NYPD Blue”), Dylan McDermott (“The Practice”) and Jenna Elfman (“Dharma & Greg”) have signed up as presenters on next month’s Emmycast. “Buffy the…
Lisa Canning has been tapped host of "Destination Stardom," Pax TV's upcoming talent search/variety hour from "Star Search" creator Al Masini.
Australia's feevee operators have released AC Nielsen audience research figures showing the medium has captured an overall 7.3% viewership.
"Friends" writer-producer Jeff Greenstein has inked a two-part multi-year deal with NBC Studios.
NBC has signed a deal with DirecTV that extends the license term of CNBC and MSNBC through the year 2008 and commits DirecTV to carrying exclusive cable coverage of all of the five Olympic Games for…
Veteran gameshow producer Harry Friedman, the executive producer of "Wheel of Fortune," is taking "Jeopardy!" under his wing as well.