Kyra Sedgwick has signed on as the lead in the new Touchstone TV comedy "Talk to Me," which has been given a six-seg order for midseason by ABC.
ABC has picked up "Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher" for another year, locking in place a key part of the Alphabet web's latenight lineup until January 2001.
French paybox Canal Plus faces one of its biggest challenges to date with news that rival digital platform Television Par Satellite (TPS) is making a major play for French soccer rights -- one of the…
Disney's Buena Vista TV and John Malone's WAM! America's Kids Network have commissioned a pay-per-view special, " 'N Sync 'N Concert," to air Sept. 11, the first national broadcast of the group's…
Canada, Britain and Australia are joining forces to produce a new wartime drama series to be filmed in Canada.
On the heels of a big-bucks contract renewal extended to "The Sopranos" creator/exec producer David Chase, HBO and Brillstein-Grey Entertainment have given star James Gandolfini a sizable raise to…
British broadcasters Carlton, Granada and Channel Four are in discussions to become part of India's Dishnet Education to Home (ETH) digital network.
Discovery Communications has added another cable network to its bulging portfolio, Knowledge TV, which reaches about 20 million subscribers.
The New York Knicks weren't the only losers Wednesday night when the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Gothamites in game one of the 1999 NBA Finals.
Time Warner's TNT and TBS will give about $17 million back to cable operators to compensate for 32 pro-basketball games that weren't played during 1998-99 season because of the owners' lockout of…