Univision flagship WXTV is joining Gotham's ayem news battle. Spanish-lingo station Monday announced plans for a 6 a.m. weekday local newscast to serve as a lead-in for Univision's national morning…
Lauryn Hill, Nine Inch Nails, Jay-Z and Kid Rock have been added to the list of artists who will perform at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sept. 9.
U.K. cabler NTL Inc. said Monday its revenue more than doubled in the second quarter to $360 million from $154 million the year before as higher costs widened the company's net loss more than…
Longtime "Politically Incorrect With Bill Maher" exec producer Scott Carter is ankling the ABC latenighter to develop programs for the soon-to-launch femme cabler Oxygen.
ABC is moving forward with a pilot for Paramount TV's midseason comedy contender "People Who Fear People." Jon Cryer heads an ensemble cast in the sitcom that follows the lives of four "paranoid…
Cabler Odyssey has signed a significant affiliate deal with Time Warner Cable that will bring the web an additional 4 million subscribers.
Alfred Hitchcock is set to receive a centenary tribute from an unexpected quarter later this year in the form of a Russian-made, 21-episode series based on the American thriller and detective stories…
Jim Belushi and Gregory Hines are set to star in Showtime Networks' "Unanswered Questions," an original drama pic for the cabler about two journalists who discover a man was wrongfully convicted for…
Judd Nelson, Madchen Amick and singer Paula Abdul have been cast as leads in NBC's upcoming biopic "Mr. Rock 'n' Roll: The Alan Freed Story."
Jim Rockford's answering machine should be overflowing with kudos: A repeat pic featuring the '70s gumshoe helped CBS score a rare Nielsen victory over NBC last Thursday.
"Norm" exec producer Bruce Helford continues to beef up the cast of his sophomore sitcom.