NBC's animated series "Sammy," based on David Spade's stand-up material about his emotionally and financially negligent dad, is about as appealing as old potato salad at a late afternoon picnic…
WB Entertainment president Susanne Daniels said the web has not budged from its goal of developing more successful laffers. Moving quickly to fill its fall 2001 development roster, the WB has inked…
Bill Clinton wishes he were as good at relationships as Gov. James Reynolds Pryce, a straight-talking, principled politico, whose presidential campaign is aided immeasurably by three former lovers…
Cable company NTL reported solid subscriber figures Friday in advance of its second-quarter financial results, distancing itself from the problems of rival U.K. cabler Telewest.
The European Commission is threatening legal action against Australia at the World Trade Organization over restricted access to foreign television for news from the Olympic Games in Sydney.
A killer idea gets a decent treatment in the premiere of "Live Through This," MTV's first hourlong drama series, featuring the children of a band not unlike Fleetwood Mac or Heart, who have been…
Just five months after launching in Latin America, the Intl. Football Channel (IFC) has suspended transmission of its Spanish-lingo channel.
Rupert Murdoch is boosting Star TV in South India. The platform will now beam the popular Tamil language channel Vijay TV.
Dick Wolf is ordering up a refill of Ice-T -- this time, for "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit." Rapper-thesp will join the cast of Wolf's NBC legal drama this fall, portraying Det. Odafin Tutuola…
ABC News figures to be vibrating unpleasantly this week over the most serious attack yet on the troubled three-year reign of its president, David Westin, by Jane Mayer in the New Yorker. Mayer has…