Cramming the breadth of two lives --- including aspects both personal and political --- that cover more than a century each into a mere two-hour timeslot must have represented a daunting task. But…
FONT FACE="HELVETICA, ARIAL" SIZE="-2" COLOR="#990000">FROM MIP TV Eureka, the much ballyhooed alliance between Italy's Mediaset and Germany's Kirch, is only a few weeks old, but already ambitious…
With barely two months to go in the 1998-99 season, "Judge Judy" and "Jerry Springer" are in a dead Nielsen heat for the No. 3 spot among all syndie skeins, behind perennial chart-toppers "Wheel of…
Thesp Kevin Sorbo is ready to lay down his sword and exit the hit syndie drama "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys" when his contract is up later this year unless producers give him a hefty pay raise.
"VH1's Divas Live '99" shattered the music cabler's all-time ratings with a 3.7 cable universe rating. The concert special beat VH1's previous record, last year's "Divas" show, by 48%.
The National Assn. of Broadcasters may be hosting a 100,000-strong confab set to begin this weekend in Las Vegas, but the Internet already appears to have stolen the show.
"Baywatch," the most widely seen American show in history, has just been picked up by what is arguably the last territory in the world still without the bosom and biceps series -- Papua New Guinea.
Talk TV veteran Stuart Krasnow has been tapped showrunner for Martin Short's upcoming syndie talk-variety show from King World Prods.
In response to Mediaset joining forces with Germany's Kirch Gruppe to create a production and acquisition pole in Europe, its Italian arch-rival RAI is considering a strategic alliance with some…
Kathy Ann Stumpe, co-executive producer of "Everybody Loves Raymond," has inked a six-figure development deal with Castle Rock Entertainment.
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