Michele Val Jean has been named head writer of ABC's daytime soap "General Hospital," replacing Bob Guza, who will ankle the post at the end of the month. Val Jean, who has held the post of associate…
Go Racing has submitted a bid likely worth up to £750 million ($1.1 billion) for the media rights to British horse racing.
Moviewatch, the proposed 24-hour cable network that plans to fill its schedule with information about movies, has named Gary Thorne to the post of president and chief operating officer.
A Zee TV-MGM joint venture movie channel was launched in India on Wednesday. Zee has put in an initial investment of $4 million in the project.
Scribes-producers Edward and Brian Burns have inked a new overall TV development deal with Artists Television Group. Exclusive pact calls for the siblings to create, develop and produce series…
NBC rode its early-season "Frasier" momentum to another victory among young adults Tuesday, while CBS was the most-watched net on the night for the first time in 10 months. According to Nielsen, the…
The show will go on for top-rated syndie yakker "The Oprah Winfrey Show" -- at least through the 2003-04 TV season.
Hallmark Hall of Fame has acquired Susan Vreeland's short story collection, "Girl in Hyacinth Blue," in an outright mid-six figure purchase. "Girl's" collection of eight linked stories trace the…
Former "Beverly Hills, 90210" bad girl Tiffani Thiessen is headed back to series television, inking to star in an ABC comedy pilot from scribes Mark Blutman and Howard Busgang ("Boy Meets World").
NBC Television Stations has named Paula Madison its new leader in Los Angeles. Madison, who has been serving as news director for New York's WNBC and as NBC's veep of diversity, is moving to Los…
Writer-performers Tom Lennon and Ben Garant have pacted with Jersey Television and 20th Century Fox TV to create a live sketch-comedy skein and a more traditional half-hour laffer for Fox…