Adam Ware has been named to the newly created post of chief operating officer at UPN, where he'll be in charge of affiliate relations, business affairs, finance, marketing and research.
Jack Nicholson, last year’s Academy Award winner for best actor, has been named a presenter at this year’s ceremony. This will mark Nicholson’s eighth appearance on the show; he has presented the…
Trim away all the extraneous, overly melodramatic and downright silly subplots from "To Serve and Protect," and you'd have a nifty two- or three-hour telepic. In this bloated four-hour miniseries…
Italy's pubcaster RAI presented its first thematic digital TV channel in Rome Tuesday: The Raisport service is free and will initially broadcast eight hours a day via Hotbird satellites. By the end…
Piggy-backing on the popularity of the Susan Sarandon-Julia Roberts pic "Stepmom," "God's New Plan" is a formulaic piece of fluff that uses cheap tricks and cartoonish sentiment to cash in on…
Broadcasters Televisa and TV Azteca have set aside their squabbles and agreed to share lucrative rights to Mexico's national soccer team.
"Xena: Warrior Princess" lassoed double-digit Nielsen gains in the week ended Jan. 31, but even a raft of Super Bowl-related preemptions couldn't knock "X-Files" reruns out of the top spot among…
Several hundred thousand satellite subscribers are virtually guaranteed to lose their CBS and Fox network signals on Feb. 28 now that a federal judge has refused to extend the cutoff deadline by…
Lisa Gooding has been upped to VP of development for Maple Palm Prods., the production company headed by comic thesp and former "SCTV" co-star Dave Thomas.
NBC has concluded the first week of the February sweeps with a comfortable lead and solid gains over its results last year, when the Olympics-boosted CBS Eye was rolling over all competition.
Charles Sheen is in final negotiations to make his TV debut starring with Joe Pantoliano, Teri Polo and Dwayne Martin in "Sugar Hill," a sitcom created by Gary David Goldberg for DreamWorks.