ABC's "World News Tonight" will honor the late Peter Jennings with a monthlong reporting project on the dangers of smoking. The series, parts of which will air throughout November, will focus on the…
Comedy Central has engineered the biggest series rerun buy in its 14-year history, laying out $400,000 a half-hour for exclusive cable-TV rights to Twentieth TV's animated comedy "Futurama."
An Italian court has ruled that TV Internazionale violated the moral rights of director Fred Zinnemann when it broadcast the colorized version of his 1944 pic "The Seventh Cross."
It's television awards season again in the Czech Republic, and that can mean only one thing: scandal. Producer Petr Vachler, creator of the Elsa, the Czech equivalent tothe Emmy, stands accused of…
Fox finished its postseason baseball run a winner Wednesday night, as the Chicago White Sox's victory over the Houston Astros to capture the World Series dominated the night in key ratings categories.
John Heffron was NBC's "Last Comic Standing" -- but now he's sitting down to develop a sitcom for ABC and Touchstone.
TV Land and reality producer Scott Sternberg are teaming on the original series "My Big Break." Cabler has ordered six half-hours that take a "Before They Were Stars" approach to a celebrity's first…
There's nothing more schizophrenic in TV than the network presidency, NBC Entertainment topper Kevin Reilly told an aud of industry execs Tuesday.
While Tuesday night's marathon World Series game was a ratings winner for Fox, the Chicago White Sox sweep of the Houston Astros was far from what the net was hoping for.
Leslie Moonves just made one of the most important decisions of his career. The only question is whether he made it too late. Fact is, Andrew Heyward should have been replaced as the head of CBS News…
Last week's Mipcom was a movable feast, with companies continuing to make program sales deals and other announcements in the days after the trade bazaar wrapped Friday.