Nickelodeon has inked a multiyear licensing agreement with Mattel Inc., giving the toy giant rights to all Nick motion picture and children's television programming properties and any future global…
The Golden Fleece gets plenty of golden touches in "Jason and the Argonauts," NBC's beautifully executed take on Greek mythology's most noble pursuit. Robert Halmi, who has already tackled flying…
Good books don't always translate into good TV movies, especially one that is as complex and character-driven as Christina Bartolomeo's novel that serves as the basis for Hallmark Hall of Fame's…
Former "Chicago Hope" showrunner Bill D'Elia is returning to the David E. Kelley fold, signing on to serve as exec producer of "Ally McBeal."
Jonathan Silverman has signed on for one of the leads in Artisan’s “Made.” Written, directed and starring Jon Favreau (“Swingers”), the film also stars Vince Vaughn, Famke Janssen and Sean “Puffy”…
And just wait until Rosie gets in the hot seat. ABC's celebrity "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" appears to have set a new ratings record with Tuesday's telecast, although reliable national data from…
During the last full week before the May ratings sweep period kicked in, the first sign that there may be a chink in the armor of stalwart off-net performer "Seinfeld" appeared.
The battle between Disney and Time Warner continued to reverberate Wednesday in Washington, where the FCC ruled that the cabler had violated agency rules by cutting off ABC signals to 3.5 million…
Pay cablers HBO and Showtime are once again looking to legit theater to find material for original telefilms.
The FCC blessed the Viacom/CBS merger Wednesday, provided that the new company, called Viacom, sell off a handful of TV stations and the UPN television network within a year -- caveats the company…
The Box Music Network, a division of MTV Networks, has hired MuchMusic exec John Jones as its VP/programming director, a newly created position.