The Frog net today will announce a formal production commitment to "Hype!," a Warner Bros. Television/ Marquee Tollin-Robbins-produced primetime sketch comedy skein being created by "Mad TV"…
With tongue planted firmly in cheek, Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert offer this farcical fantasy as half of the "Back 2 Back Action Hour" which, along with "Cleopatra 2525," replaces the departing hour…
A growing number of network execs and producers say they believe the Great Drug Scandal of 2000 has been completely overblown.
The Disney Channel will finally launch in Latin America in mid-2000, available to cable systems only as a premium channel, and on direct-to-home exclusively with satcaster Galaxy Latam.
Latenight talkshow host David Letterman underwent successful multiple bypass surgery Friday and is expected to make a full recovery.
"Dharma & Greg" and "The X-Files" received kudos Thursday at the ninth annual Environmental Media Awards, held at the Beverly Hilton.
Studio chiefs are balking at NBC's decision to eliminate drama pilots in favor of shorter 30-minute presentations, but the Peacock says it doesn't plan to budge.
TBS Superstation's premiere Wednesday of "Ripley's Believe It Or Not!" delivered a 3.3 rating in the cable universe. That's equivalent to 2.6 million households -- basic cable's largest audience ever…
ABC and UPN -- two webs that spent most of the late 1990s entrenched in various Nielsen circles of hell -- are starting off 2000 on a much better note.
When Playboy Channel television arrived in Chile this week, religious groups predicted the locals would multiply like bunnies.
In a licensing deal with German media group Advanced Medien, European entertainment giant CLT/Ufa has acquired free and pay TV rights to a film package that includes Paramount's "Bless the Child,"…