NBC has ordered a pilot presentation of "Stuckeyville," a one-hour comedy/drama from Letterman's Worldwide Pants label and Viacom Prods.
NBC's primetime fortunes are starting to look a little spooky after a Halloween weekend in which Peacock rookies "Freaks and Geeks" and "Cold Feet" performed like a couple of Nielsen cadavers. And…
ABC is getting "girl power." The network is developing a two-hour telefilm based on psychologist Dr. Mary Pipher's nonfiction bestseller "Reviving Ophelia: Saving the Selves of Adolescent Girls."
Unapix Entertainment has inked a deal with ABC to produce a three-part special for the Alphabet web entitled "Totally Out of Control,"looking at the cause of catastrophes.
Studios USA has signed scribes-producers Michael Nankin ("Life Goes On") and Jill Gordon ("My So-Called Life") to overall development deals.
Fox Broadcasting has added two more dramas to its 2000-01 development slate, giving put pilot commitments to a supernatural-themed sudser from Chip Johannessen ("Beverly Hills, 90210") and Howard…
Computer companies and the consumer electronics industries are accusing Hollywood of trying to block home recording in the digital age, just as they attempted to derail the introduction of the VCR…
Oxygen Media hit the road Thursday with a national "tank tour" intended to spread the gospel of the women's cable network, which is set to launch on Feb. 2.
WNBC is exercising local news bragging rights for the October Nielsen books, pointing to monthlong No. 1 finishes for the half-hour newscasts at 6 and 11 p.m. and the hourlong newscasts at 5 p.m. and…
The morning TV wars flared up Thursday when NBC News' "Today" poached Mariah Carey from CBS News' new "Early Show," which launches Monday.