Chalk up another hit for Japanese animation. Syndicator BKN has ordered another 22 episodes of the toon "Monster Rancher" and sold toy distribution rights to Playmates.
The sci-fi genre gets a much-needed shot in the arm from this poignant allegory about the burdens and mysteries of the teen years. Although "Roswell," the entertaining brainchild of Jason Katims ("My…
NBC has outbid ABC for the TV rights to horse racing's Triple Crown: the Kentucky Derby, the Preakness Stakes and the Belmont Stakes.
Tom Hanks is signing up for another tour of military duty, exec producing "West Point," an hourlong drama for Fox Broadcasting set at the nearly 200-year-old U.S. military academy.
CBS' Friday rookie "Now and Again" has again performed like a potential hit, but NBC's promising Saturday freshman "Freaks and Geeks" got pounded by the Nielsen bullies in its second week.
CNN and CNNfn have launched three five-a-week series focusing on world news and on financial information/market activity.
The fun may be about to go out of the toon business.
The Internet will take center stage at this week's Mipcom, which gets under way here today. The TV tradeshow, now in its 18th year, is in the midst of reinventing itself.
In propelling this spinoff of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," creator Joss Whedon has to tread carefully, so as not to disrupt the mythology that spawned such a loyal and devoted audience. It's a…
In choosing to adapt George Orwell's 1945 satire on Revolutionary and post-Revolutionary Russia, it's hard to imagine what audience the filmmakers had in mind. This aesthetically unappealing…