The Dutch justice department has dropped its case against an Italian TV crew detained in Rotterdam during the Euro 2000 soccer championships.
"Sopranos" scribe Jason Cahill has inked a multiyear overall deal with the network TV division of Paramount Television Group.
ReplayTV got a big boost this week when Time Warner Cable selected the company to do a test of its digital video recording technology in conjunction with TW's cable TV service. Time Warner Inc. is an…
Salma Hayek will exec produce and star in an original movie jointly produced by MGM and Showtime, "In the Time of the Butterflies."
Eric Williams wrote the teleplay for “Out of Sync.” Information was incorrect in the July 12 paper. * * * Emotion is the film arm of Epsilon. Epsilon has not been renamed. Information was incorrect…
Speaking to reporters at NBC's portion of the Television Critics Assn. summer press tour Tuesday in Pasadena, NBC West Coast prexy Scott Sassa argued that rumors about his job security simply come…
Even the serious, scholarly History Channel has succumbed to Regis-mania and Philbin-itis. Starting Oct. 2, the network will premiere "History IQ," a nightly half-hour quiz show at 7:30 featuring…
In a major reversal, NBC is abandoning last season's controversial strategy of developing shorter, less costly 30-minute drama pilot presentations. Instead, the Peacock will again order full-length…
Channel 40 has ended its two-year association with TV Azteca in a flurry of bitter accusations. The pair inked a deal in 1998 under which Azteca, Mexico's No. 2 broadcaster, would provide…
Paramount's "Mission: Impossible 2," the biggest grossing movie of the summer so far, has finally found a broadcast-network home at CBS after a couple of weeks of high-spirited bidding by ABC and…