The pickup parade marches on -- ABC ordered the family drama pilot "Being Brewster" and a legal reality skein featuring Jack Kevorkian attorney Geoffrey Fieger on Friday, while NBC was close to…
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has unveiled its Executive Committee roster for 2000-2001. The committee is comprised of prominent members of the entertainment industry dedicated to guiding…
Looks like the Eye will thrive -- not just survive -- on Thursdays. CBS' gamble of placing its juggernaut franchise "Survivor" opposite NBC's dominant "Friends" has paid off with a round-one victory…
Lifetime Television has upped three executives, naming Marian Effinger to VP of reality programming, Paul Noble to VP of film acquisitions and scheduling and Kelly Abugov to senior VP of programming.
NBC is once again turning to Dick Wolf for strike insurance, readying a deal with the uber-producer to create an unscripted primetime drama for the Peacock called "Trial and Error." Skein, exec…
Just two months after abandoning the consumer hardware market, digital video recording service ReplayTV was sold Thursday to digital audio device company SONICblue for roughly $120 million.
CBS has found a name and a timeslot for the sitcom formerly known as "Kiss Me Guido." The Eye web has skedded the newly christened "Some of My Best Friends" Wednesdays at 8 p.m., bumping frosh laffer…
Fox Sports has agreed to slash its rates by almost half, enabling its return Thursday to the lineup of Cablevision, Argentina's leading multisystem operator. Cablevision, which has 1.5 million…
MGM's long search for a cable TV business partner paid off Thursday, as the Lion announced an $825 million cash deal for a 20% stake in four webs controlled by Cablevision Systems -- American Movie…
German commercial web RTL has signed a preliminary agreement to distribute its group channels and product from RTL New Media via Primacom's cable systems.
John Malone's pay TV network Starz! has pulled in Shooting Gallery as a linchpin of the most elaborate programming strategy yet for Starz! Cinema, the channel's 20-month-old mini-pay clone.