Granada Entertainment USA has signed a partnership deal with NBC Studios for the pilot of a proposed hourlong series for early 2000 called "Small Beer."
NBC, Robert Halmi and Hallmark Entertainment have done it again -- "Noah's Ark" has sailed to preliminary Nielsen results well within the range of previous sweeps powerhouses "Merlin," "The Odyssey"…
USA Network has canceled "The Net," the TV series based on the hit Sandra Bullock movie, but Columbia TriStar TV, the distributor, will try to keep the show alive on a broadcast network or in…
The research arm of the cable industry says the Big Four broadcast networks are losing primetime viewers even among households that don't subscribe to cable.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is in final negotiations to buy into a joint venture between NBC and National Geographic Television, a move that would give the enterprise the financing to launch a U.S…
Lisa Ling has been tapped to fill the Gen-X co-host spot on the ABC daytime yakker "The View."
Vatsa TV is launching a Hindi news and current affairs channel called Vatsa News this month in India.
UPN has quietly put out feelers to syndie distribs and others regarding new programming to replace the weblet’s weekend afternoon movie showcase — for a price. UPN is understood to be taking a cue…
Billed as a suspense thriller, "Down Will Come Baby" represents the worst of every TV movie cliche. A decent cast that includes Tom Amandes, Diana Scarwid and Meredith Baxter suffers from a…
The CBC is to resume production of its two-hour made-for-TV movie "Must Be Santa," Canada's public broadcaster announced late last week. Starting May 14, pic will be in 20 days of production at CBC's…
After strong overnight ratings for its WWF wrestling special Thursday, UPN is expected to exercise its option and turn the special into a regular series franchise next season.