For the fifth time, Don Mischer will be executive producing the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' Emmy Awards. ATAS president Meryl Marshall called last year's 50th annual Emmy show "a…
In response to the school shootings in Littleton, Colo., and the was in Kosovo, Nickelodeon will present separate news specials produced and hosted by journalist Linda Ellerbee.
Steven Spielberg will exec produce "Taken," an epic 20-hour miniseries focusing on alien abductions, for Barry Diller's Sci-Fi Channel.
A record-low "NYPD Blue" has dropped ABC out of the Tuesday primetime Nielsens lead, but the ratings future continues to look good for Fox's "Futurama."
The aftershocks of Tuesday's school massacre in suburban Denver were felt around the dial Wednesday as TV newsies rushed to cover the dramatic story that at least temporarily has pushed the war in…
After three days here, the broadcasting industry's annual convention did nothing to resolve conflicts between networks and affiliates or provide a clearer business plan for the future.
Hoping to combine the recent trends of talking animal pics and '70s TV show adaptations, Barry Mendel Prods. and MTV Films have picked up the feature remake rights to ABC's campy TV skein "Lancelot…
A national chain of psychiatric hospitals has asked a judge in Charlotte, N.C., to halt tonight's planned airing of a "60 Minutes II" investigation into the company.
With creator David E. Kelley promising to write this season's finale and next season's premiere, CBS is now planning to renew "Chicago Hope" for another season, although several cast members…
Hard times for ‘Hard Copy’ After a decade of scandals and scoops, “Hard Copy” may be on the way out. Ratings for Paramount Domestic TV’s syndie tabmag have been sliding for the past few seasons, and…
The History Channel's new original shows for the 1999-2000 TV season will include a series on the Korean War, the history of advertising and the history of basketball, the cabler announced Tuesday.