Discovery Communications and three giant cable operators -- Time Warner, Comcast and Cox -- are ponying up $40 million to create a U.S. women's professional soccer league.
Looking to topline a sitcom next fall, Courtney Thorne-Smith will leave "Ally McBeal" at the completion of her third season on the show.
Wink Communications said Monday that it has signed a deal with Sony to provide its patented interactive TV services to the latter's set-top boxes built for satcaster DirecTV.
Watching the 8 p.m. news followed by the evening show at 9 p.m. is a long-standing ritual in France.
After two years of mixed results in syndication, the Easter Seals has signed with Pax TV to air the charity org's annual fund-raising special.
Fox is giving its low-rated frosh drama "Get Real" another shot at success.
"Dharma & Greg" star Thomas Gibson will be paid $1.5 million to co-star with Bai Ling in "The Monkey King," a four-hour NBC miniseries mounted by Robert Halmi's Hallmark Entertainment.
Micheal Ray Richardson doesn't own an NBA championship ring, but anyone who saw his moves knows he could have had many. TNT revives that popular opinion with "Whatever Happened to Micheal Ray," an…
NBC has all but wrapped up its comedy pilot orders for fall 2000, while CBS is also moving ahead with laffer plans for next season.
ABC may have the momentum and the No. 1 ranking in the season-to-date ratings races, but when it comes to sweeps periods, don't count out NBC just yet.