CNN International is planning to team with a local partner, Spanish film and TV conglom Sogecable, to launch a pay TV news service for Spain called CNN Plus.
Robert DeNiro's Tribeca Prods. has signed on to develop its first two projects for cable net HBO, a biopic about Muhammad Ali and a miniseries about the parole system, said Tribeca partner Jane…
Home & Garden TV, the cable network that reaches more than 41 million households in the U.S., has signed a deal to help bankroll the 1998 Rockefeller Center Flower & Garden Show.
The fate of veteran war correspondent Peter Arnett was the chief topic of conversation among CNN insiders Tuesday as the fallout from the cabler's notorious "NewsStand" nerve gas story continued.
Comedian Dave Chappelle and executive producer Peter Tolan are charging that the midseason sitcom they developed for Fox Broadcasting Co. was derailed by one explosive issue: race.
CBS and Fox have emerged from primetime's most humbling week with their dignity largely intact, but NBC and ABC have performed lowest-ever Nielsen pratfalls.
Mikail Markhasev was convicted Tuesday of murdering entertainer Bill Cosby's son, Ennis, during a botched robbery, by a jury that deliberated for less than six hours. Markhasev, 19, was also found…
ABC producer Bret Marcus is bolting to CNBC to helm the cabler's upcoming Geraldo Rivera news series.
Jeff Wachtel has been appointed president of Alliance Television, replacing Michael Weisbarth, who ankled the position last week after seven years with the indie company (Daily Variety, July 1).
Jennifer Love Hewitt ("Party of Five," "I Know What You Did Last Summer") has been cast to portray screen legend Audrey Hepburn in an original project being developed for the ABC Television Network.
Local TV news anchor Bob Donley will move from Fox O&O KTTV to indie KCAL as of Sept. 7.