Alliance Atlantis Television has launched a new children's label, AAC Kids.
MGM and Turner Broadcasting have reworked a movie-library deal covering 800 United Artists titles that could lead to MGM's setting up an all-movie pay TV network as early as September 2000.
Helmer Thomas Carter and scribe David Mills are resurrecting Denzel Washington's detective character from 1995's "Devil in a Blue Dress" for a one-hour urban detective drama in development at ABC.
Any way you spin it, it gets tougher to make a mark in syndication these days. Seven programs bowed to audiences this week and, judging from the numbers put up after only a single day, not one bowed…
In a move that signals the almost certain demise of the NBC sudser "Sunset Beach," the Peacock O&Os have inked a deal with Disney's Buena Vista TV for a syndie daytime strip hosted by British TV…
Aidan Quinn will portray Paul McCartney and Jared Harris will play John Lennon in VH1's third original telefilm, "Two of Us."
Conservative media watchdog group Empower America will announce today that it is "dishonoring" Rupert Murdoch and his Fox Television Network with a "Silver Sewer Award." The group also plans to give…
Scribes Mark Levin and Jennifer Flackett have inked a drama development pact with Studios USA TV, which has clinched a pilot deal with CBS for the pair's romantic comedy/mystery project, "Mysteries…
"Selena" filmmaker Gregory Nava is developing a family dramedy for CBS revolving around several generations of a Mexican-American clan in Los Angeles.
The new NFL season got off to a strong Nielsen start Sunday -- welcome news for CBS and Fox, which invested billions to secure pigskin rights. Overnight ratings for weekend games were solid enough…
VISIT EMMYS '99 Sunday's Emmys failed to excite the general TV audience in any great numbers, but Fox did manage to stir up increased interest among teens and young adults.