CBS reality series "Big Brother 3" got off to a strong start Wednesday, giving it a solid shot at joining Fox's "American Idol" and NBC's "Dog Eat Dog" as one of the summer's big success stories.
NBC's "The Tonight Show" will air three segments from the Montreal Just For Laughs comedy festival next week.
The Australian commercial TV networks have fought off attempts to up the annual quota of locally-produced TV drama but lost their bid to cut the 32 hours of children's drama per year.
The stunts of Jackie Chan, Chow Yun-fat, Michelle Yeoh and the late Bruce Lee will be showcased in an a novel TV series which begins production in L.A. this month.
Telepictures Prods. has promoted Hilary Estey McLoughlin to executive vice president-general manager, a newly created position.
Argentine production outfit Pol-ka Producciones has signed a deal to co-produce a telenovela in Chile as part of an international expansion drive.
MTV Networks Latin America is beefing up its presence in Mexico with new offices, a new studio and more staff to support more local productions.
Twentieth Television, Fox's syndie arm, will launch a regional test of daily half-hour dating show "Ex-treme Dating" on eight Fox-owned UPN affiliates, including stations in Gotham and Los Angeles…
Spain's Prisa and France's Canal Plus Group have extended their equal shareholders pact in Spain's leading pay TV operator Sogecable through 2003, bringing stability to the sector.
TNT's "Door to Door" has all the earmarks of a message film, but no message. The disability card is played to overextended effect in this true tale of a nice salesman and his product line, and…
Echoes of "Columbo" permeate "Monk," USA's new series about an obsessive-compulsive detective, but the breezy gait of the storytelling, the nicely explained quirks of a brilliant mind and Tony…