For the first time, a cable network, Nickelodeon, will win the Saturday morning kids ratings race for the broadcast season.
Barry Diller and his new programming chief at USA Network, Stephen Chao, are preaching the sermon of breaking the cable mold with eye-opening original programming. But they've just ponied up more…
The WB netlet this summer is launching TV's first primetime animated drama, DreamWorks TV Animation's "Invasion America," which is executive produced by Steven Spielberg.
Barry Diller is still some months away from putting his programming stamp on the USA Network and its sibling Sci-Fi Channel, based on the movies and series announced during the upfront presentation…
The ITV network has disclosed it plans to produce and commission 30% original programming for ITV2, the terrestrial web's upcoming digital terrestrial channel.
Borrowing liberally from his own "Jaws" and "The Beast," "Creature From the Black Lagoon" and even "Day of the Dolphin," "Peter Benchley's Creature" pollutes the beautiful Caribbean in which it was…
L.A.-based Williams Worldwide Television has reached an agreement with Belgian channel Tele Achat to provide direct response television programming through 1999.
Lifetime Television has engineered its biggest original-programming commitment ever, ordering two sitcoms and one drama hour for the network's 1998-99 primetime schedule. Lifetime said it will spend…
The Jim Henson Co. and Hallmark Entertainment will launch the Kermit Channel, a 24-hour family-entertainment network aimed at subscribers in Asia and Latin America.
Arnon Milchan's Regency Enterprises has acquired the worldwide TV rights to the Corel WTA Tour women's pro tennis org, beginning in January.
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American Idol2Rating: 2.7 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.5 Network: FOX
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