Instant hits are rare in network television these days, so it's no surprise that ABC is milking the success of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" for all it's worth -- and then some.
Visit Emmys ’99 Helen Hunt, Paul Reiser, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, James Van Der Beek, Michelle Williams, Debra Monk, John Leguizamo and Martin Short are the latest to enlist as presenters on the…
With football on its side, ABC is looking muscular enough to challenge NBC for primetime's overall young adults crown. The Alphabet has taken its fourth-straight week in adults 18-49 with a narrow…
Laying down horse-race bets with the touch of a TV keypad from your living room moved a step closer to reality with a deal between AT&T's cable systems and the TV Games Network (TVG).
Visit Emmys ’99Noah Wyle, Camryn Manheim, Jay Mohr, Tracey Ullman and Ray Romano have signed on as presenters on Sunday’s Emmys. Kudocast will air live from the Shrine Auditorium on Fox.
As its parent company announced the largest media merger ever, workaday programming business continued Tuesday at UPN. The weblet is closing in on a deal with Film Roman to pick up the Howard…
Germany's Disney Cannel is set to launch Oct. 16 on Premiere World, Kirch's digital platform.
Chris Craft/United Television and the Federal Communications Commission are the wildcards in determining the future of UPN if the CBS-Viacom merger is completed.
International demand for Oz TV dramas may be soft, but it's boom time for Australia's leading animated kidvid producer, the 50% German-owned EM.TV. For the first time, the company will have three…
Television buyers from more than 45 countries arrived Monday night for the annual French TV Screenings. The four-day confab -- organized by Television France Intl. (TVFI), the body responsible for…
After a spending spree in which L.A. Fox-affiliate KTTV locked up four of the more high-profile shows entering syndication this fall, station execs unveiled the new lineup with key timeslots handed…