The CBC is to resume production of its two-hour made-for-TV movie "Must Be Santa," Canada's public broadcaster announced late last week. Starting May 14, pic will be in 20 days of production at CBC's…
UPN has quietly put out feelers to syndie distribs and others regarding new programming to replace the weblet’s weekend afternoon movie showcase — for a price. UPN is understood to be taking a cue…
Vatsa TV is launching a Hindi news and current affairs channel called Vatsa News this month in India.
NBC, Robert Halmi and Hallmark Entertainment have done it again -- "Noah's Ark" has sailed to preliminary Nielsen results well within the range of previous sweeps powerhouses "Merlin," "The Odyssey"…
Lisa Ling has been tapped to fill the Gen-X co-host spot on the ABC daytime yakker "The View."
USA Network has canceled "The Net," the TV series based on the hit Sandra Bullock movie, but Columbia TriStar TV, the distributor, will try to keep the show alive on a broadcast network or in…
Going against its usual strategy of holding big programming until after May sweeps, Discovery Channel is airing a trio of mummy-themed documentaries to tie in with Universal's release Friday of "The…
NBC has taken the early lead three nights into the May sweeps, but down 16% from year-ago results in adults 18-49 -- a dropoff that limits the promotional base with which the Peacock could launch the…
Leading Latino cabler HBO Latin America has pacted with satcaster Galaxy Latin America (GLA) for an exclusive Argentine carriage deal that could change the face of premium programming in the region.
The 30th anniversary Woodstock '99 concert will run for 30 consecutive hours on pay-per- view in late July, bolstered by a marketing blitz that could approach $10 million.
After strong overnight ratings for its WWF wrestling special Thursday, UPN is expected to exercise its option and turn the special into a regular series franchise next season.