A good idea poorly realized, TNT's "Moment of Impact: Stories of the Pulitzer Prize Photographs" finds the people who "got the shot" but can't conquer a basic obstacle: Still photography isn't a very…
The syndicated television business found itself on the defensive Wednesday as reporters at Synditel '99 asked actors about the charges made by NAACP national prexy Kweisi Mfume about the lack of…
The BBC has unveiled details of its millennium plans, the key event to be a live 27-hour TV marathon beginning New Year's Eve and co-produced with 58 other broadcasters around the world.
It's shaping up to be a long summer for NBC. With its powerhouse Thursday lineup and the Friday hit "Providence" sagging this summer, the Peacock has fallen within striking distance of the entire Big…
Cabler FX has hired ex-NFL star Lawrence Taylor as color analyst for its "Toughman World Championship Series," a new weekly show featuring amateur fighters duking it out in the ring.
Flamingos will be rising soon at Hallmark Hall of Fame and CBS.
In his continuing quest to jump start the pay-per-view movie business, Warner Bros. Pay TV prexy Ed Bleier has announced that his division has created a generic PPV print and TV ad campaign that he…
Local cable operators have ended their standoff with Fox Sports West cablers over the fee hikes Fox is charging for an expanded slate of Los Angeles Dodgers and Anaheim Angels games this season.
Court TV has signed Martin Sheen to host its upcoming one-hour documentary "Virus of Violence," which will be announced Friday by the cabler at the Television Critics Assn. Tour in Pasadena.
Odyssey, the family cable web run by Hallmark Entertainment and the Jim Henson Co., will add 450,000 new subscribers in Milwaukee courtesy of Time Warner Cable.
Helmer Arthur Allan Seidelman is set to direct Richard Crenna in "By Dawn's Early Light" for Showtime Networks. Written by Jacqueline Leather and David Seidler and produced by Dan Paulson, the film…