Kevin Burns' Prometheus Entertainment, which has just reupped with Fox Television Studios for three years, is developing a revival of the 1969 latenight variety series "Playboy After Dark."
Oxygen is turning to a familiar face for life support. "Oprah After the Show," a nightly half-hour series hosted by Oprah Winfrey to kick off in mid-September, will try to engineer a kickstart to the…
CBS and the National Collegiate Athletic Assn. have inked a $500 million, 11-year marketing deal with Coca-Cola that will closely tie the soda brand to most NCAA championships, including Division I…
BBC kiddie hit "Brum" will join the TLC and Discovery Kids preschool Ready Set Learn lineup in February.
The BBC will partner with satcaster BSkyB on a digital terrestrial television service to replace the recently collapsed ITV Digital.
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You have one month -- July 15 to be precise. That's the deadline Rep. W.J. "Billy" Tauzin (R-La.) gave Hollywood studios, the computer biz and consumer electronics makers on Tuesday to work out their…
CNN Intl. has hired former ITN correspondent Daljit Dhaliwal to anchor several primetime shows.
Lennox Lewis' knockout Saturday of Mike Tyson in the eighth round has entered the TV history books: By racking up $103 million from home viewers, the fight became highest-grossing event in the…
After a short hiatus, Rob Sorcher will re-enter the fold as senior VP of programming and production for AMC.
Fox exec VP of programming David Nevins is ankling the net after three years. Nevins, who will likely exit by month's end, had oversight of both current programming and development, essentially…