TV Acad founder Syd Cassyd died Friday at his home in Los Angeles following a lengthy illness. He was 91. The longtime writer and TV pioneer established the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences in…
CBS has greenlit production on "The Further Adventures," a fall 2000 drama pilot presentation that marks the series television debut of thesp Mary Stuart Masterson ("Benny & Joon").
With David Letterman recuperating from heart surgery, CBS' "Late Show" has figured out a way to liven up the show's format without committing to a steady guest host.
Off-lot production in Los Angeles County jumped 16.1% in January compared with a year ago, driven by a 38.2% increase in shooting of commercials, an industry trade group has reported.
In the cutthroat world of talkshow exclusives, it apparently helps to have God on your side. Telemundo's "Padre Alberto" will feature the only formal TV appearance to date with the Cuban uncle…
The FCC on Friday unanimously rejected Sinclair Broadcasting's controversial effort to force the entire television industry -- from set-makers to TV stations -- to reconsider the two-year-old…
CBS News' "The Early Show" showed signs of life last week, earning its highest ratings and best household delivery since the Bryant Gumbel/Jane Clayson-hosted show premiered three months ago.
In a head-to-head battle of gameshows Wednesday night, ABC effectively played its ace, "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," to blunt NBC's "Twenty One," dealing the Peacock gamer its worst Nielsens hand…
Hungry for a family comedy hit, NBC has given the G-rated midseason laffer "Daddio" the primo 8:30 p.m. Thursday timeslot following "Friends."
The number of subscribers to Japan's two direct-to-home satcasters topped the 2 million mark at January's end, the satcasters said Wednesday.