In another sign of the belt-tightening affecting Network Row, ABC brass is implementing several new companywide cost-saving measures, including a mandatory hiring freeze for all divisions, a 25%…
"Home Improvement" continues to slump in its final month of firstrun episodes, this week equaling its third-lowest firstrun rating ever.
NBC is asking 20th Century Fox TV for an extended six-year license fee agreement on the new Steve Levitan comedy "Stark Raving Mad" in exchange for the plum 9:30 p.m. Thursday timeslot between…
Veteran baseball producer John "Flip" Filippelli has ankled Fox Sports to join ABC Sports as veep of production.
The WB Network's WB 100-Plus Station Group has inked its first programming deal with a major distrib outside of the Time Warner family, picking up the weekend rerun rights to "The Pretender" from…
Court TV is close to signing a deal to buying the cable rights to Fox's "Cops."
Is "Xena: Warrior Princess" losing some of its kick? The Studios USA actioner got off to a slow start in the frame that overlaps the start of the May sweep (April 29-May 26), ranking seventh among…
This epic production of "Joan of Arc," ambitiously detailed, handsomely costumed and passionately performed, delivers the full wrath of teen angst in a classy and straightforward telling of the…
The CBC specialty news channel Newsworld is going back to its hard news roots.
Think of "Double Platinum" not as a telepic, but as a particularly elaborate Mother's Day infomercial, one that injects superficial poignance as a method of reviving the career of one singer (Diana…
"Cleopatra," the Robert Halmi Sr.-produced miniseries set to air on ABC this month, will have an unusual encore in July when the made-for is offered by satcaster DirecTV as a pay-per-view telecast.