Cablers airing British drama "Queer as Folk" reskedded the preem to try to stop underage viewers from seeing the gritty gay series.
Bill O'Reilly, host of Fox News' wildly popular "The O'Reilly Factor," has extended his contract for six years in a deal estimated at more than $24 million. Credited with driving the cable news net's…
E! Entertainment's E! Latin America and E! Brazil collectively hit the 10 million subscriber mark in the first quarter of 2001.
Discovery Channel, which has delivered solid primetime ratings increases in the last year, has shifted Clark Bunting from executive VP and GM of Animal Planet to the same post at Discovery Channel.
Veteran Columbia TriStar TV exec VP of production Ed Lammi has inked a new three-year pact with the studio.
USA Network has commissioned "Aphrodite Jones," a reality crime-solving show starring the true crime author of the same name, who wrote the book "All She Wanted," about Brandon Teena. Skein has been…
Three-time Emmy-winner Kathy Baker is in final negotiations to star in "Murphy's Dozen," an hourlong family drama pilot at the WB. In other casting news, Sally Field has officially signed to play a…
One of Spain's two new nationwide broadcasters, Net TV, has tapped a Pta 4 billion ($22.5 million) war-chest for first-year acquisitions.
Stuart Varney, co-anchor of CNN's "Moneyline" and one of the cable net's first employees, has resigned. Beginning March 26, "Moneyline" co-anchor Willow Bay will begin anchoring the show out of New…
Bob Marley, off his performance at the recent U.S. comedy festival in Aspen, has inked a deal with Stu Smiley's newly formed Comedy Arts Studios and HBO Independent Prods. to develop a network show.