The new syndicated action hour "Dream Team" from BKS-Bates and Unapix Entertainment has the green light for a two-hour pilot and 20 one-hour episodes for the 1999-2000 season in firstrun syndication.
Pro wrestler Diamond Dallas Page has reupped with World Championship Wrestling, the league owned by Time Warner's Turner Broadcasting.
Marquee Tollin/Robbins, the creative team behind the current theatrical hit "Varsity Blues," has cut multiyear production and development deals with both Warner Bros. and kids cabler Nickelodeon.
Part one of the Eye web's Doris Duke mini "Too Rich" proved to be too much for the competish Sunday, while among adults 18-49, NBC's "Eraser" wiped away the night's other pics.
MGM Domestic TV Distribution has given the go-ahead to "National Enquirer," a five-a-week half-hour magazine series that will premiere in firstrun syndication next fall.
John Malone's Encore Media Group has negotiated new contracts and some extensions of existing agreements with 15 cable operators, deals that will propel its pay-cable networks Starz and Encore from…
Hamdon Entertainment, Phoenix Pictures and JAM Pictures have inked an exclusive output deal to develop telefilms based upon the works of British novelist Jeffrey Archer.
Dancing girls on "Jeopardy"? It might give Alex Trebeck pause, but in Mexico it's that added bit of zing that's given the format its local appeal.
New pay TV outfit the Digital Broadcasting Co. is readying a 12-channel pay-per-view movie service for launch on SkyDigital this summer.
ABC will close out the February sweeps with the full Monica, skedding Barbara Walters' long-awaited chat with Monica Lewinsky as an expanded two-hour edition of "20/20."
Sony Pictures Entertainment's Game Show Network has scheduled two offbeat new five-a-week half-hours for the spring.