After spending the last month trading barbs over gameshows, ABC and Fox now seemed poised for battle over competing remakes of 1964 Irwin Allen sci-fi skein "The Time Tunnel."
There's something funny about the latest midseason sked changes at UPN and Fox. On Thursday, the webs announced March schedule changes that will result in the addition of two new laffers to each…
The Museum of Television & Radio's 19th annual William S. Paley Television Festival looks at laffers this year with a lineup that includes a scribe-studded salute to funnyman Fred Allen and an…
ABC is looking to Broadway "Music Man" and "Sex and the City" thesp Craig Bierko to jazz up "The Court," while CBS is using some "Queens" logic with its latest pilot order.
In a move that would cut off broadcasters from millions of dollars in political ad revenues, Capitol Hill lawmakers Thursday resurrected campaign finance reform legislation that would impose strict…
The Syndicated Network Television Assn. will meet Wednesday to plan a future event --perhaps separate from NATPE -- for syndication ad sales and to discuss candidates for the org's top job.
Round-the-clock, Tamil-lingo comedy channel Win TV will launch in India on Sunday. The satellite pay channel covers the Gulf, parts of Russia and Australia.
"NBC Nightly News" anchor Tom Brokaw will receive the 2002 Paul White Award from the Radio-Television News Directors Assn. Kudos will be bestowed April 8 at the RTNDA@NAB show in Las Vegas.
Army Archerd: Just for Variety
Max Keeble's big move turned out to be an indiscreet detour to pay-per-view months before its arrival on homevideo.
LAS VEGAS -- Warner Bros. has announced deals in Los Angeles and Chicago for new talk-variety skein "The Caroline Rhea Show" and declared newsmag "Celebrity Justice" a go.