NBC is counting on its well-heeled "Friends" to devalue ABC's "Millionaire" in a pivotal showdown tonight on the final day of May sweeps. The sweeps race for the key advertiser demo of adults 18-49…
Dom DeLuise will join the husband and wife acting team of Casper Van Dien and Catherine Oxenberg in the Rollyn Entertainment feature “Always Greener.” DeLuise, who’s currently shooting the indie…
It's only two days into TV's annual upfront ad-buying derby, and the WB is already walking away from the deal-making table. Following the trend set last year, the Frog net said Tuesday that it was…
Carsey-Werner and FX declined to comment on the deal, but sources say the cabler will pay a hefty price of about $475,000 per half-hour and permit the distributor to hold back a minute of advertising…
NBC might bring back the critically hailed "Freaks and Geeks" for one night this summer -- but the odds of the show being revived elsewhere are growing longer.
Italy's pay TV market reaches 15.4% of households, or about three million subscribers, a study published by Italy's dominant pay TV platform Telepiu said Tuesday.
Lisa Silfen has been upped from VP of consumer products to VP of program enterprises at MTV and VH1, MTV Networks announced Tuesday. Silfen will take charge of strategic development for new MTV…
USA Cable has hired Richard Sheingold as its president of sales, giving him sway over the USA Network, the Sci Fi Channel and two just-purchased cable networks: the arts-oriented Trio and the…
HBO is rounding up a band of directors for its 10-part miniseries "Band of Brothers," which recently began production in the U.K. Tom Hanks, Richard Loncraine ("Richard III"), Phil Alden Robinson…
As the May sweeps period comes to a close, KABC is on track to dust up the 4 p.m., 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. timeslots in Los Angeles for the third sweeps in a row.
"Jesus" may have bested Regis during the May sweeps, but don't expect producers to suddenly start making many more minis.