Mauling "Millionaire" for the second week in a row, "Survivor" has become the tiger of the Eye. As TV's newest nonfiction ratings phenom, the extreme reality skein is already forcing industry execs…
Ray Giacopelli has been named VP of research at USA Network division USA Cable. A 14-year USA veteran, Giacopelli most recently was VP of audience analysis for the network. In his new position, he'll…
The Harvey Entertainment Co. said Thursday it has acquired the television rights to text-driven comedy Web site Walter Miller's Home Page. Site, which bowed in 1995, features no graphics or flash…
Discovery Channel will produce a four-hour adventure mini "Discovery Channel Adventure Race" for exclusive telecast on the channel in spring 2001.
David Boylan, general manager of Fox's WTVT Tampa, has been named successor to Diana L. Vargas, who will ankle as veep-G.M. of Fox flagship KTTV Los Angeles on June 30.
The Sci Fi Channel has renewed "Farscape, " its highest-rated original series, for a third full season encompassing 22 hourlong episodes.
France's No. 1 private network, Thursday announced the creation of TF1 Digital, a holding company uniting its various theme channels. The new entity brings together all-news channel LCI, docu channel…
The power rangers at Fox have elected Doug Yates to senior vice prez of marketing at both Fox Family Channel and Fox Kids Network.
Nielsen's national ratings tally for the May ratings sweep released Thursday reveal the majority of syndicated shows turned in lower ratings than they did during the May 1999 sweep. Of the top 15…
Columbia TriStar Television has upped Alex Wald to exec director of casting.