Sumner Redstone and Rupert Murdoch are grappling to dislodge the TV and cable rights to the World Wrestling Federation from the iron grip of Barry Diller.
Fox Broadcasting has gotten a delayed Christmas present from David E. Kelley: The megaproducer has committed to write and produce an hourlong drama for the network's fall 2000 sked.
NBC's contribution to the paranormal landscape is "The Others," a sketchy peek into the dark side and all of its mumbo jumbo. With a serious promo push and some big-name talent behind the camera…
Madison Avenue displayed its faith in statistics as they relate to alcohol consumption and comprehension. Ad buyers put their ambiguous ads out front and the cut-to-the-chase messages last, clearly…
The first Canadian Comedy Awards will be held April 6 in Toronto and broadcast April 10 on the Comedy Network and CTV in the Great White North.
A misogynistic mess, USA Network's "Cabin by the Lake" features one bland serial killer, several moronic femmes and a subplot that tries to milk romance out of very disturbing behavior. If pushing…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has signed an exclusive pay TV contract with John Malone's Starz! for as many as 200 theatrical movies in a six-year deal that won't actually kick off until January 2006.
Fox has begun greenlighting its fall 2000 drama scripts, even as the net starts firming up some of its midseason plans for this spring.
Showtime has canceled the Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana-produced series "The Hoop Life" after 22 episodes.
Cartoon Network is in talks with Tom Snyder Prods. about picking up "Home Movies," the animated half-hour series that aired on UPN last spring.
"It's Like, You Know ... " creator/exec producer Peter Mehlman has inked a three-year overall deal with DreamWorks Television worth, like, you know, low eight figures.