One of the raps against cable networks is that their best programming consists of reruns of broadcast-network series like "Walker, Texas Ranger," "ER" and "Roseanne."
In a midseason inundated with new, animated series, "Home Movies" manages to set itself apart, offering clever dialogue and sharp social commentary. With its patented Squigglevision, the UPN series…
The USA Network will try to build an audience in the early evening for a new soap opera set in working-class Queens.
A more accurate title than "Dean Koontz's 'Mr. Murder'" might be, "You See One Baldwin, You've Seen 'Em All. In this tepid and odd two-nighter, not even Stephen Baldwin's family can differentiate him…
TV production vets Steven Bochco ("NYPD Blue"), David E. Kelley ("Ally McBeal," "The Practice") and Ed Zwick ("thirtysomething") will be headlining "The Television Author: Shaping Character and…
Fox O&O KTTV led the local field with 24 nominations for the 51st annual Los Angeles area Emmy Awards.
The Independent Film Channel will provide exclusive live U.S. coverage of the opening-night and closing-night ceremonies of the 52nd annual Cannes Intl. Film Festival, the cable web announced…
Italian pubcaster RAI and the International Herald Tribune (IHT), which is jointly owned by the New York Times and the Washigton Post, announced Thursday in Rome a strategic alliance in the field of…
Gallic pay TV giant Canal Plus and Italo pubcaster RAI unveiled Thursday that the first six thematic channels produced by RAI for Canal Plus' Italian pay TV operator Telepiu will start broadcasting…
The unfolding tragedy of the Colorado school shootings helped newsmags win every hour of primetime Wednesday and boosted NBC's "Today" to one of its best ratings in modern Nielsen history.
The fade-out is near for two syndie skeins in the Paramount stable, "The Howie Mandel Show" and "Hard Copy." The decision to call it quits on both strips had been expected, (Daily Variety, March 19…