Like two infomercials pitching romance to airheads, USA's "Crush" and "Friends or Lovers" is a double shot of staged unpleasant-ness. Space fillers in every sense, this one-two gameshow punch, which…
Twentieth Television, Fox's syndication arm, has closed deals with TV stations representing coverage of more than 70% of the country to air the off-net reruns of "The Practice" during its weekend…
The French spent around $1 billion on TV production in 1999, almost the same as in '98, while the number of hours produced went up 22%. Foreign investments fell by nearly a quarter last year to $130…
HBO Films has cast Thomas Jane as Mickey Mantle in "Homerun Race," an original movie dealing with the rivalry between New York Yankees sluggers Mantle and Roger Maris to break Babe Ruth's home run…
The U.S. is at the head of the list among this year's Rockie Award nominees.
Japan's two biggest cable companies have entered talks for a possible merger that would also unite AT&T with Microsoft in a battle to win over Japan's Internet market. Japan's largest cable company…
They're rocking to an alternative beat at NBC. The Peacock network will announce plans today to launch an alternative series department that will focus on primetime fare such as reality shows, gamers…
Liberty Media Group will team with ACTV subsid HyperTV to ramp up the company's Internet production and interactive television services under the Liberty Livewire banner.
Satcaster Galaxy Latam has inked a deal with Open TV, which will provide interactive software for Galaxy's DirecTV service.
NBC Sports personality Ahmad Rashad may be keepin' it real in syndication starting this fall. Sources indicate that Rashad is in talks with Paramount Domestic Television to take over for John Daly as…