NBC will try to regain some lost ratings momentum with a fall 2001 development slate that combines traditional elements of the Peacock on-air brand and a healthy dose of risk-taking.
Barry Diller plans to give Court TV a run for its money with a digital network called Crime. As part of his blueprint, Diller has bought the Web site Crime.com run by John Langley, creator of "Cops"…
The European soccer association UEFA has banned German pubcasters ARD and ZDF from selling pay TV rights to the 2004 European Championship matches to the Kirch Group.
Lauren Holly ("Picket Fences") is in talks to star in John Herzfeld's untitled CBS project alongside David Paymer ("State and Main"), who's already aboard. Other thesps recently landing pilot gigs…
Former NBC Entertainment president Garth Ancier has reteamed with longtime colleague Jamie Kellner, joining Turner Broadcasting as exec VP of programming. Ancier will be charged with figuring out…
Bucking a trend, Beeb commercial division BBC Worldwide has announced a 28% increase in its exports to £220 million ($350 million) for 2000, up on 1999's $270 million, with exports exceeding imports.
CBS has found the ratings net with its opening nights of college basketball's March Madness, but Fox's "Lone Gunmen" was well off its mark with its first Friday outing and the XFL on NBC was shooting…
Christine Taylor, Jennifer Beals and Brian Austin Green can throw away those help wanted ads. These thesps are among the latest signed to star in pilots this development season.
Jamie Kellner, in one of his first decisions as chairman and CEO of Turner Broadcasting, has scrapped the weekly primetime wrestling series "WCW Nitro" on TNT and "WCW Thunder" on TBS.
ABC is the latest network to cancel its annual affiliate meeting. Following the lead of UPN, NBC and Fox, the Alphabet web announced Friday that it will opt instead to hold a series of five regional…
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