Billy Crystal will return as host for the 72nd Academy Awards on March 26, the Acad confirmed Monday.
The WB network is near an eight-episode commitment to Columbia-TriStar's "Young Americans," a Steven Antin-created drama that will use a trick or two right out of the playbook Fox used when that web…
Open City Films' Blow Up Pictures has completed a deal with Given Films to present "Six Chicks in a Kitchen," a pilot for a TV series shot in digital video.
And now for Evel Knievel's latest stunt: The famed thrill-seeker has signed on as color commentator of UPN's upcoming stunt reality series "I Dare You! The Ultimate Challenge."
The Disney Channel is licking its chops at the prospect of scoring the TV premiere of "Toy Story 2," probably in the spring of 2001, in effect superseding both pay per view and pay TV.
Syndicated access shows had little to be thankful for on Turkey Day in a week that saw a slew of programs dub holiday broadcasts as specials in order to avoid the traditional Thanksgiving ratings…
What was tipped to be a run-of-the-mill industry confab devoted to the TV market in China, turned out to be a small piece of history when a Chinese TV exec stunned a Mip Asia audience by openly…
U.K. cable and satellite programmer Flextech has sealed a comprehensive carriage deal with cable operator NTL covering both analog and digital TV.
Television France Intl., the umbrella group responsible for promoting French production exports, has introduced Chinese onto its popular program Web site. Unveiling the development at Mip Asia, TVFI…
David Letterman may be closing the gap on Jay Leno in total viewers, but Leno's "Tonight Show" remains a powerhouse in key young-adult demographics, claiming its biggest November sweeps margins ever…
Men who are able to leap tall building in a single bound may not be featured in TBS' upcoming series "Ripley's Believe or Not," but Dean Cain will still take center stage on the series as host the…