L.A.-based Williams Worldwide Television has reached an agreement with Belgian channel Tele Achat to provide direct response television programming through 1999.
Lifetime Television has engineered its biggest original-programming commitment ever, ordering two sitcoms and one drama hour for the network's 1998-99 primetime schedule. Lifetime said it will spend…
The Jim Henson Co. and Hallmark Entertainment will launch the Kermit Channel, a 24-hour family-entertainment network aimed at subscribers in Asia and Latin America.
Arnon Milchan's Regency Enterprises has acquired the worldwide TV rights to the Corel WTA Tour women's pro tennis org, beginning in January.
June 1 is the deadline for submitting blurbs for consideration in the commercial category of the upcoming primetime Emmy Awards.
Thomas F. O'Neil, a longtime radio and TV executive who helped create the popular "Million Dollar Movie," died March 14 of heart failure at his home in Greenwich, Conn. He was 82.
Syndie kidvid distrib Bohbot is jumping on TV's conspiracy-theory bandwagon, with plans to produce a new animated series titled "Roswell Conspiracies -- Aliens, Myths & Legends."
Fearing that a reconfigured service would pose a serious threat to CNN and other Turner Broadcasting System services, Ted Turner has vetoed the sale of Time Warner's one-third stake in Court TV to…
Growing "Seinfeld" momentum has kept NBC the master of the primetime domain in May 4-10 Nielsen results.
As part of MTV's plan to revamp its entire programming lineup by year's end, the music channel Monday unveiled five new series that will run in the 10 p.m.-1 a.m. timeslot, or what the network refers…
Paramount Domestic TV has filled out the production staff for its upcoming syndie talkshow with Howie Mandel, set to bow June 22.