The International Council of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS) has tapped Tom Bergeron, TV personality and host of the syndie strip "New Hollywood Squares," to host the 2000…
Sci Fi Channel has hired veteran TV exec Ian Valentine to set up the network's own department to develop original series, movies and miniseries.
Stockard Channing, Azura Skye and Jonathan Pryce topline the TV movie "Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister," which will air on ABC in May.
Americans voted for "Today" in record numbers on Wednesday, boosting the NBC ayem show to its highest rated day ever. In fact, on the morning following the election, "Today" posted the highest rating…
Playboy Enterprises Inc. (PEI) has elevated Jim English to president of the Playboy Entertainment Group, responsible for driving the revenues of the company's four domestic pay-per-view networks.
The new emotionally rewarding adaptation of E. Nesbit's children's book "The Railway Children" should come with a special warning to curmudgeons everywhere. It's not even Thanksgiving yet, and this…
Zee Telefilms chairman Subhash Chandras said that the government's restrictions on direct-to-home satellite delivery are unrealistic.
Fox Family Channel is filming the follow up to its smash hit telepic "Au Pair" to air next spring. "Au Pair II" is being shot in Prague and stars Gregory Harrison, Heidi Lenhart and June Lockhart.
Familiarity may breed contempt, especially when it comes to child actresses who ham it up in Pepsi commercials. ABC's third adaptation of William Gibson's Tony-winning "The Miracle Worker"…
Most new musicals come from the movies. But has there ever been a stage tuner based on a hit TV commercial? Willing Partners has just inked a deal with writer-director Charles Randolph-Wright…
Continuing a whirlwind series of mergers and deals that began with CEO and chairman James Murdoch's arrival in Hong Kong in May, Star TV has secured the first television license to be granted by the…