The first portion of the 25th annual Daytime Emmy Awards were presented Saturday night in 44 categories, with PBS racking up 11 trophies and ABC and syndication tied with eight each. CBS took home…
One of the TV industry's biggest buyers of literary properties, Jaffe/Braunstein Films, has struck again with the purchase of the film and TV rights to Dorothy Allison's "Cavedweller."
Jim Henson Television has inked a two-year, first-look kidvid development pact with the writing-producing team of Dan Angel and Billy Brown.
Ed Grimley, talkshow host? Actor/comedian Martin Short is said to be in talks with King World Prods. to develop a syndie talkshow, possibly for latenight. Reps for Short and King World would not…
In a clear attempt to put the network into the event telepic and miniseries game under recently named exec VP for movies and miniseries Susan Lyne, ABC has lined up several star-studded projects…
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry ("Lonesome Dove") and his partner Diana Ossana have signed a deal with Imagine TV to create and write their first primetime TV series, a one-hour drama…
Buena Vista TV's "Home Improvement" reruns have solicited bids from TBS, USA and FX in the neighborhood of $87.5 million for the basic cable window of the series.
Fox Kids Worldwide has asked Dutch channel SBS6 to form a new programming partnership with Fox's Dutch outlet TV10.
Craig Anderson Prods. has acquired the rights to Horton Foote's Pulitzer Prize-winning play "The Young Man From Atlanta" and will produce a two-hour telepic for the Eye web.
The Hispanic community, angered by the burning of a Puerto Rican flag on the hit sitcom "Seinfeld," complained Friday that Latinos only appeared on U.S. television as caricatures and the butt of…
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Modern Family1Rating: 3.3 Share: 9 Viewers (Millions): 9.0 Network: ABC
American Idol2Rating: 2.7 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 10.5 Network: FOX
Criminal Minds3Rating: 2.6 Share: 7 Viewers (Millions): 11.4 Network: CBS