Record low ratings of the 2000 Sydney Olympics have caused NBC, CNBC and MSNBC to draw up a blueprint for the 2004 Summer Games in Athens that would chop 12 hours out of the total amount of TV…
"60 Minutes" correspondent Lesley Stahl has been named the new anchor of CBS News program "48 Hours Investigates."
First-time director Danny Glover sneaks in under the radar with an evocative but uneven coming-of-age film crafted from an original story by "The Wonder Years" producer Ken Topolsky. "Just a Dream,"…
A down economy and fewer marquee performers have put a hammerlock on World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., driving the company's net income down by 79% for the first quarter.
NBC has upped Lee Straus to VP of business affairs and Jill Underhill to VP of current series programs.
A cast of familiar cartoon faces will populate the Saturday morning fall slate of Kids' WB, with only three new skeins on the sked: "What's New Scooby-Doo," "Ozzy & Drix" and "Mucha Lucha."
Bo Derek -- who in 1979 famously launched a fad for beaded cornrows -- will host docu special "Uncut: The True Story of Hair" on A&E this fall (Daily Variety, July 12).
Cox Communications said it is rolling out a free, ad-supported video-on-demand channel for digital cable subscribers in San Diego, one of the first systems to use interactive ads rather than…
"Kaun Banega Crorepati," the local version of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," is slated to return on Star India in December.
Los Angeles-based Gurin Co. and London-based Carlton Television have entered into a joint venture to develop and produce television projects.
While paycasters across Europe are throwing in the towel, Canal Satellite's "back to school" meeting Wednesday was an upbeat affair.