One day in 1979, Dick Robertson strode from 30 Rock to his hotel in midtown Manhattan, passing along the way a jewelry store on East 48th Street. So pumped was the syndie salesman that he forked out…
Emmy Award-winning producer Ian Praiser, 59 died Dec. 4 in Los Angeles of heart failure.
Bravo has greenlit "Hey Paula!," a new docu-series following Paula Abdul. Series will provide a candid look at the "American Idol" judge, giving an inside perspective on her professional and personal…
A Tennessee state senator is tired of girls going wild on raunchy latenight TV ads, so he introduced a bill to fine cable companies up to $50,000 for airing ads for obscene products.
This too is NATPE. Although most of the 8,000 participants at the annual sales bazaar sports suits and ties during business hours, what they do afterwards can vary considerably.
Lightworks Distribution, which specializes in uplifting programming, has acquired Latin rights to the ABC telepic "Have No Fear: The Life of Pope John Paul II." Those rights include Spain, Portugal…
The year's first new episode of "Grey's Anatomy" dominated the primetime landscape Thursday, teaming with "Ugly Betty" to lift ABC to victory in key ratings categories. Also on the night, NBC laffers…
Spanish publishing group RBA has teamed with BRB, one of Spain's best known producers and distributors of animated series, to create a 50/50 joint venture, the media content production house Siglo…
Lifetime has commissioned "State of Mind," a new comedy/drama series starring Lily Taylor as a therapist beset by more problems than many of her patients.
VH1 has given the go-ahead to eight episodes of "I Hate My 30's," a scripted half-hour dealing with the trauma of turning 30 for people who've accomplished very little with their lives.
SportsNet New York will air games of the National Lacrosse League's New York Titans. Premiere telecast on will air on Friday against the Buffalo Bandits. Net will air games through March 31.
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