"Lethal Weapon" helmer Richard Donner is taking a detour from action-packed feature pics to exec produce a syndie gameshow prospect for Paramount.
Once the venue for chronicling the careers of fading rock stars, VH1's "Behind the Music" series has become a powerful marketing force for current artists releasing new albums.
Paramount Domestic TV plans to keep Leeza Gibbons yakking in firstrun syndication next year, now that NBC has confirmed plans to drop the Par-produced talker as part of an overhaul of its daytime…
SKA Films, the producers behind Brit indie pic "Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels," has inked a deal with Ginger Prods. for a TV series based on the hit gangster caper.
Sometimes you want to go where everybody loathes your name. That's the case with Dr. John Becker, the ranting new alter ego of a fella named Ted Danson. He's giving this post- "Cheers" sitcom thing a…
ABC News anchor Barbara Walters may be close to landing an interview with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky.
The sniping has begun over the editorial slant of CNN's massive 24-hour documentary series "Cold War," personally conceived by Ted Turner, which the network is running in one-hour segments every…
With three nights of the November sweeps tabulated, preliminary Nielsen results suggest that big declines are coming so far at ABC and NBC.
John Malone's Encore Media Group's pay TV operation has outbid HBO for exclusive rights to the lineup of theatrical movies October Films plans to distribute between September 2000 and January 2003.
NBC has decided to pull Paramount Network TV's Nathan Lane starrer "Encore! Encore!" from its Tuesday lineup for the November sweeps.
NBC is preempting more than 10% of its educational kidvid for sports programming, and CBS is failing to live up to its promise of promoting its own educational lineup, according to letters released…