ABC is starting to find out just how big "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" truly was this month, now that the hit gameshow has retired for the sweeps and is no longer lifting some of its Alphabet…
Britain's Channel 5 has inked a deal for the exclusive terrestrial premiere rights to Warner Bros.' 1999 theatrical releases. The package includes "The Matrix," "Wild, Wild West," "Analyze This,"…
Boosted by the addition of the still-blazing "Judge Judy" to its lineup, WNBC today will claim a commanding November sweeps win in Gotham -- one highlighted by victories in virtually every key time…
The demand for 30-second spots on the January 30 Super Bowl has become so ferocious that ABC will harvest $3 million apiece for the few it expects to sell in the next six weeks.
As the Vatican gears up for the 2000 Holy Year Jubilee and a flood of religious pilgrims expected to descend on Rome for the accompanying celebrations, flagship Italian pubcaster RAI 1 is preparing…
David E. Kelley's high-profile ABC drama "Snoops" will soon be history, at least in part because of the success of the net's "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
Optimism is creeping back onto the agenda at the Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Assn. of Asia (Casbaa) conference and exhibition, which runs here through Friday.
Some serious hip hop flava could soon be coming to Fox Broadcasting: The web is developing a biopic of rap mogul Russell Simmons which would also serve as a history of hip-hop culture.
The "Trial" is just beginning for Dick Wolf and Studios USA now that Chris-Craft stations in Gotham, Los Angeles and Baltimore have committed to access deals for the new reality-courtroom strip…
Producer Jane Startz ("The Mighty") has partnered with bestselling author Judy Blume to develop and produce film and television projects based on Blume's popular books dealing primarily with…
Twentieth Century Fox Television apparently is minding its Kim Manners, inking an exclusive multiyear pact with the veteran "The X-Files" director/producer.