Fee fie fo fum: CBS, home of network television's most dominant movie franchise for the past two years, is looking to a lavish new version of "Jack and the Beanstalk" to help it remain No. 1.
Turner Classic Movies has bought the world TV premiere of the three-hour documentary "A Personal Journey with Martin Scorsese Through American Movies."
It's turning into one of the all-time great autumns for sports, making it tough for TV's best entertainment offerings to compete with the on-the-field fireworks.
With the Nov. 4 start of the all-important sweeps frame less than three weeks away, network programming execs are already making plans to pull or pre-empt both new and veteran shows that aren't…
Cable operators are fuming at Showtime for offering their main competitor, DirecTV, the right to give all 7.7 million of its subscribers a free preview of the Oct. 23 Mike Tyson/Orrin Norris fight…
A state superior court in Frankfurt has ruled in favor of Germany's TV commercial blocker, known locally as the "TV fairy."
Hitching a ride in Televisa's commercial slipstream, TV Azteca has announced that it too will increase advertising rates by 40% for the coming year.
"Wasteland" and "Harsh Realm" continue to perform double-duty as the names of new TV series -- and an apt description of the Thursday and Friday Nielsen landscape, littered with the mangled remains…
Marmel Entertainment will lay out about $500,000 to produce the "Mrs. World Pageant" on Pax TV Dec. 18. It's the first of three annual two-hour Mrs. World specials for which Pax has signed up.
There will be a memorial gathering for Daily Variety reporter Richard Katz at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Lodge, Viacom Building, 1515 Broadway, Seventh floor. No RSVP required.