"Jerry Springer Show," which ranked second only to "Oprah" in yakkers for 47 straight weeks, shared the No. 2 spot with "Live With Regis & Kathie Lee," during the week that ended April 16. Like…
The 2000 Primetime Emmys nomination deadline for programs that aired during sweeps between 6 p.m. and 2 a.m. from April 1 through May 31 is today. Noms must be received by the end of the business…
Boosted by its Major League Baseball coverage and strong on-air personalities, Fox Sports took home 13 Sports Emmy awards at the 21st annual ceremony Wednesday night at Gotham's Marriott Marquis.
New Line has agreed to send an international man of mystery to the Sci Fi Channel to help launch a second night of original series, and he doesn't come from England.
More sex is coming to Brazil. Local pay-TV programmer Starwave will launch adult-entertainment channel Penthouse TV in Brazil and has plans to expand to other Latino countries. The 24-hour channel…
Japanese web Fuji Television started test broadcasting this week of a service that will provide daily satellite transmissions of its programming to broadcasters in the Asian-Pacific region.
Karen Cassell has been upped to senior VP of public relations at Turner Network Television. Promotion from VP will give Atlanta-based Cassell greater responsibility over publicity efforts for all of…
A Dutch government white paper on the cable industry issued late last week is expected to trigger a bitter regulatory fight when it comes up for a vote in Parliament next month.
NBC today will unveil plans for NBCX.com, a youth-targeted digital entertainment Web site that will make heavy use of NBC comedy product.
In their first public comments about gay activists' protests against upcoming yakker "Dr. Laura," Paramount execs said they stand firmly behind the show, which they plan to debut Sept. 11.
"Action," the darkly satirical comedy series that was axed from Fox early this season, will return to the Fox family this summer.