UPN and the WB have joined CBS as primetime ratings winners during one of the most atypical premiere weeks ever. The Eye's rookie class passed debut week with high scores, enabling the net to post…
The Kirch Group is reportedly looking at adding former sports weblet TM3 to its growing family of networks as a low-cost music and comedy channel.
In the most high-level departure from the BBC in recent months, controller of entertainment Paul Jackson is ankling the Brit pubcaster to run Granada Media Australia.
The French held out longer than many other countries to the lure of the reality format. Now it's all the rage and the latest network to come on board is M6, with "Mission: 1 Million," based on the…
After a year of get-rich quizzers, far-out reality skeins and an overhyped Olympics, viewers began the 2000-01 season last week ravenous for some old-fashioned comedies and dramas. And network TV…
The BBC has sold its series "Walking With Dinosaurs" and the 50-minute special "The Making of Walking With Dinosaurs" to 10 Latin American broadcasters.
NEW YORK -- Screenwriter Shane Salerno, co-writer of such films as "Armageddon" and "Shaft," has made a multiyear, seven-figure first-look deal with Jersey Films to hatch, rewrite and produce…
NBC's "Ed" rolled a ratings strike in its first frame Sunday, posting winning scores in one of the network's toughest timeslots. Skein could be in for a rougher time in upcoming weeks, though, when…
Maybe it's because the commercials get almost as much advance publicity as the game itself: A TN Media research study shows that only a tiny portion of viewers to the Super Bowl tune out during the…
Check your VCR timers: The WB has quietly given affiliates the greenlight to push the Frog's Sunday lineup an hour later.
Bob Fuller has been named chief exec of Telewest's cable division.