Owner Pearson Television has just given the go-ahead for eight new episodes for a possible third season of "Baywatch Hawaii," which just finished filming its second season. With a writers strike…
Barry Diller acknowledged Monday that TV broadcasting is a tough business and said his USA Network Inc.'s TV stations will be sold off or will find a partner, possibly by year end. It's the first…
Team Entertainment has signed an agreement with the Sanitsky Co. to greenlight "Final Jeopardy," a telepic for ABC.
Richard Frankie has been upped to exec veep, business operations, of Columbia TriStar Television Distribution, as announced by Steve Mosko, president of CTTD, to whom he reports.
Warner Bros. has made a deal to turn the British miniseries "Trust" into a feature that will be developed as a star vehicle for Catherine Zeta-Jones. Zeta-Jones is just coming off another Brit mini…
Alliance Atlantis has upped Jeff Lynas to VP, U.S. operations and sales, for the TV Group.
Boosted by interest in the contested presidential election, Saturday nights and Sunday mornings during sweeps belonged to NBC, with "Saturday Night Live" posting its highest November sweeps average…
Asa Severud, head of business development with Volvo Parts, has been appointed CEO of Swedish commercial channel TV4-Gothenburg.
The History Channel in Oz is expanding to a full 24 hours from a six-hour block. The channel airs as part of Foxtel's Entertainment Plus Tier package, along with sister channels the A&E Network and…
"Entertainment Tonight's" weekly edition was the weekend warrior during the third full week of the November sweeps, earning its best ratings in more than four years. "ET Weekend," with an episode…