"Providence" has intervened on behalf of slumping NBC, premiering Friday with a divine 13.1 rating, 21 share, best for the Peacock in that 8-9 p.m. slot with non-Olympics programming since March 6…
CBS on Friday confirmed that this will be the final season for the Wednesday Columbia TriStar TV sitcom "The Nanny."
SPECIAL REPORTFor Studios USA, formerly Universal TV, 1998 was a year of adjustment after the stunning news in October 1997 that Seagram had inked a $4.07 billion deal to sell most of the studio's…
CBS Television topper Leslie Moonves says the Eye isn't rushing to align itself with a studio or other outside partner, despite conventional industry wisdom that such a deal is crucial to the web's…
"Titanic" continued its winning ways Sunday, capturing the award for best movie of 1998 at the 25th annual People's Choice Awards ceremony.
Telescene Film Group has inked deals with the Fremantle Corp. and New Line Television for "Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Lost World," allowing the two-hour TV movie pilot to go ahead as a full…
SPECIAL REPORTYouth is the watchword for network development at Columbia TriStar TV, as the studio has clicked with teen hits like the WB Network's "Dawson's Creek." The Columbia TriStar TV…
NBC Sports is bullish about harvesting big advertising revenues when the National Basketball Assn. begins a truncated 1998-99 season Feb. 5.
In a move that signals a new direction in programming for CNBC, David Grubin Prods. is developing a four-hour miniseries for the cabler entitled "The Power of Business."
Arguments disputing Charlie Trotter's position as America's premier restaurateur won't hold weight in these quarters -- his sensual marriage of flavors, combined with a first-rate knowledge of how to…
Memo to ABC execs hoping the arrival of Diane Sawyer and Charles Gibson will keep "Good Morning America" from falling to third in the ratings: It's too late.