The 100th episode of "Touched by an Angel" has lifted CBS to an apparent Nov. 9-15 primetime Nielsens household victory, based on preliminary figures, but NBC's "Twister" whipped up enough ratings…
Orly Adelson Prods. begins shooting "No Greater Love" (working title) Nov. 23 in Toronto, with Katey Sagal, Annabeth Gish and Tom Irwin starring in the two-hour telefilm for CBS.
The USA Network has added two cast members to its weekly hour-long series "The Net": Bruce Abbott and Eric Szmanda.
After losing Keith Olbermann to Fox Sports Net, MSNBC said Monday that "The Big Show With Keith Olbermann" will be replaced by "Hockenberry," anchored by "Dateline NBC" correspondent John Hockenberry.
Carol Burnett has taken her collected works out of hibernation and given them to Bruins.
With talks about a merger between CNN and CBS News cooling off, Eye topper Mel Karmazin said the web is now exploring ways to make the resources of its news division available to other outlets.
ABC has reversed its decision to pick up additional episodes of the Witt-Thomas-Harris sitcom "The Secret Lives of Men."
Producer Ed Pressman is close to wrapping up a deal that would give Barry Diller's USA Network the world premiere of the Jean-Claude Van Damme starrer "Legionnaire." Harvesting such a premiere would…
Fox continues to hound NBC for the November sweeps 18-49 lead, minimizing NBC's usual Thursday boost with another powerful "shockumentary" special. This time it was "When Good Pets Go Bad," which…
Hallmark Entertainment and Jim Henson Co. have closed their deal to invest $100 million in Liberty Media's Odyssey Channel (Daily Variety, June 29), said sources close to the cabler.
Former MTV and A&E exec Andy Orgel has signed on as prexy and chief operating officer of the fledgling Wisdom Television, a new-age-themed channel that will soon seek cable carriage.