In exchange for promoting ABC's Sonny and Cher biopic before it premieres on the Alphabet web Feb. 22, VH1 attained the right to televise the made-for-TV film this summer -- years before the typical…
The guard officially has changed at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. James B. Chabin has assumed the executive director duties held for 15 years by James Loper, who resigned Dec. 31. Chabin…
WCBS has snagged the broadcast rights to preseason New York Jets games from WPIX, firming up the Eye flagship's association with the AFC champs.
ABC tests NBC’s Thursday comedies ABC may be flirting with a challenge to NBC’s Thursday comedy powerhouse. It’s too soon to tell whether the network really is gearing up for a bold move this fall…
The upstart animated comedy "Family Guy" has defeated the new Matt Groening cartoon "Futurama" for Fox's coveted 8:30 p.m. Sunday timeslot between "The Simpsons" and "The X-Files."
This hourlong dramatization of how French artist Edgar Degas found the muse for his famous images of dancers has the look and feel of an "ABC Afterschool Special" of an earlier TV era.
BSkyB has announced it is co-producing "The Tenth Kingdom," a 10-hour fantasy drama, with Hallmark Entertainment.
One wouldn't think that a TV show containing the words "Confirmation" and "Hard Evidence" in its title would require a question mark as well. In the case of the lurid and sometimes entertainingly…
Newly installed Warner Bros. TV president Peter Roth has inked his first overall deal, an exclusive four-year pact worth about $16 million for "Will & Grace" co-creators David Kohan and Max Mutchnick.
News Corp. has ordered a 3% across-the-board reduction in operating costs, which has already led to a handful of layoffs at the Fox Broadcasting Co., a spokesman confirmed Monday.
Marking her 11th appearance on an Oscar telecast, Goldie Hawn will be a presenter at this year’s Academy Awards. Nominated twice, she received a supporting actress statuette for her performance in…