Feature thesp Billy Baldwin ("Backdraft") is set to make his TV series debut in "R.U.S./H.," Oscar-nominated helmer Paul Attanasio's Studios USA-produced cop drama for CBS.
Fox Broadcasting is getting ready to make a pop star. Net has finalized plans to launch a Stateside version of the U.K. telly phenom "Pop Idol" this June.
To extend its brand and tap into a growing audience of viewers who play games via their TV sets, the Game Show Network plans to create a second version of the cabler together with interactive TV…
For the first time in its 14-year syndication history, Buena Vista's ayem yakker "Live With Regis & Kelly" came on the air Tuesday with neither of its co-hosts.
Solidifying its strategy to create an original series night on Wednesdays, TBS Superstation will debut its new reality series "Worst-Case Scenario" on July 10 after its highly rated 8 p.m. original…
Helen Mirren has nabbed a lead role in CBS' "Georgetown," former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star Jennie Garth is going to Gotham for the WB, and Grant Shaud ("Murphy Brown") will father Fox's "Oliver…
Fresh-faced music vidcaster Channel V is beating MTV at its own game -- it is Australia's dominant music channel and a growing force in youth culture. It's quite an achievement in a market where less…
As news nets continue to chase younger auds, they're increasingly turning to faces already familiar to that key demo. And for news directors on the hunt for fresh talent, the high school educational…
Will embattled German media mogul Leo Kirch shutter his money-losing paybox Premiere World? That's the latest question making the Teuton rounds as the once all-powerful conglom continues to come…
Not surprisingly, the country's top newsies came out in support of their own last week, heaping opprobrium on the Mouse House for its treatment of Ted Koppel and decrying the encroachment of…
Forget Euro mergers and global acquisitions. Spain's TV big boys are setting their sights on more modest goals.
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