Malaysian satellite TV broadcaster Astro launched its new Digital Multimedia System (DMS) only a month ago to strong results.
"Selena" filmmaker Gregory Nava is developing a family dramedy for CBS revolving around several generations of a Mexican-American clan in Los Angeles.
Scribes Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett have inked a drama development pact with Studios USA TV, which has clinched a pilot deal with CBS for the pair's romantic comedy/mystery project, "Mysteries…
Bulldog journo Sam Donaldson is ankling his regular "20/20" anchor gig and the White House beat as part of a new multiyear deal with ABC News.
The new NFL season got off to a strong Nielsen start Sunday -- welcome news for CBS and Fox, which invested billions to secure pigskin rights. Overnight ratings for weekend games were solid enough…
INDIA Sri Adhikari Brothers, primarily an Indian TV software production company, is launching a TV channel called SABE (Sri Adhikari Brothers Entertainment TV). The channel will be on the air by…
In the latest case of supposed synergy gone sour, television producer Steven Bochco has sued 20th Century Fox Film Corp., claiming his "NYPD Blue" show was licensed to a Fox cable network below its…
Gary David Goldberg, whose signature sitcom "Family Ties" helped NBC dominate Thursday nights during the 1980s, is returning to the Peacock fold.
Unapix Syndication is capitalizing on the outcry for minority programming by clearing a syndicated "Beisbol: The Latin Dream" special to a 70% national and 90% Hispanic audience in time for the…
VISIT EMMYS '99 Sunday's Emmys failed to excite the general TV audience in any great numbers, but Fox did manage to stir up increased interest among teens and young adults.
Conservative media watchdog group Empower America will announce today that it is "dishonoring" Rupert Murdoch and his Fox Television Network with a "Silver Sewer Award." The group also plans to give…