U.K. cable operator Telewest has posted stronger than expected results, with core profits up 26% to £319 million ($453 million) for the year ended Dec. 31. Sales were up 17% to $1.88 billion.
"Hot Lips" Houlihan and Jack Tripper could soon be coming to Fox. Net is looking to put together specs featuring the casts of classic laffers "MASH" and "Three's Company" -- even though neither show…
Joe Buck is apparently locked in as successor to the retired Pat Summerall as the No. 1 play-by-play man on National Football League games for the Fox Network, and his color analyst is expected to be…
Multi-hyphenate Jon Favreau ("Made," "Swingers") is close to signing on to direct the Fox pilot "Life On Parole."
Rob Estes will command the lead in WB drama pilot "Brats," while Sheryl Lee ("Twin Peaks") and Brian Benben ("Dream On") have joined NBC's "Kingpin," as networks continued casting pilots Thursday.
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The National Assn. of TV Program Executives, desperate to stay alive as a key annual convention for domestic syndicators, told a Los Angeles meeting of top distributors Thursday that it planned to…
ABC moved closer to wrapping up comedy development for the fall Thursday, picking up a trio of new potential laffers, bringing its total number of comedy pilots to 14.
While KNBC got a nice boost from the Peacock's Olympics coverage, rival KABC nevertheless showed plenty of ratings mettle during the just-completed February sweeps.
UPN, in the midst of a rebound season, has wrapped its strongest February sweep in five years -- topping rival the WB by all key measures and even challenging the majors in some categories.
The Sundance Channel has picked up U.S. TV rights to "Amargosa."
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