Canada's ChumCity Intl. has brought its local TV concept to Colombia in the form of CityTV Bogota, which launched at noon on Friday.
VH1 has upped Bill Flanagan to senior VP, editorial director. Flanagan will now report to Jeff Gaspin, executive VP, programming and production.
Following in Brandy's footsteps, teen recording star Britney Spears has inked a development deal with Columbia TriStar TV, which hopes to develop a series with the singer of "Baby One More Time."
CBS has suffered a painful experience with the first Wednesday airing of John Larroquette's new sitcom "Payne," though results were OK relative to the slot's lead-in.
In a bid to boost revenue and its relevance to showbizzers, CBS-owned KCBS has signed Eleanor Mondale as the anchor of a daily entertainment news segment to be incorporated into the station's 5 p.m…
In its first-ever pay-per-view output deal in the U.K., MGM Intl. TV has inked a licensing agreement with Front Row, the leading cable TV PPV consortium there.
The clock is ticking for "The Howie Mandel Show." The Paramount-produced syndie talker is going on a four-week production hiatus at the end of this month. Chances of its return are slim, based on the…
Bloomberg Radio and WNBC have inked a deal that gives the Gotham biznews station regular access to the Peacock flagship's weather talent.
WNBC's coverage of Gotham's annual St. Patrick's Day parade marched all over the competish Wednesday.
Giant Spanish pubcaster Radio Television Espanola (RTVE) has signed a four-year, large- package deal with Universal Studios that could lead the way for the studio to team with RTVE on TV…
After an encouraging start, ratings for the Jon Stewart-hosted version of Comedy Central's "Daily Show" have taken an unexpected downturn among the just-for-yuks cable channel's core audience of…