CNBC is shaking up its weekend evening schedule -- making room for more entertainment. The cabler will bow a French adventure series on Saturday, Jan. 17, at 8 p.m., Daily Variety has learned.
Veteran TV scriptwriters like Susan Silver of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and Lee Kalcheim of "The Odd Couple" and "All in the Family" will offer tips on writing sitcom scripts at a Jan. 14 seminar…
EXCLUSIVEUPN San Diego affil KUSI is threatening to drop its affiliation with the netlet later this month if UPN does not agree to block out the San Diego cable coverage of UPN's L.A. station, KCOP.
The U.K.'s Channel 5 has sealed a three-year output deal for feature films from Buena Vista Intl. TV. The pact covers roughly 60 movies made by Walt Disney, Touchstone and Hollywood Pictures from…
Bucking a longrunning audience erosion trend, CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" announced Wednesday that its viewership was up 5% at the end of the fall season.
ABC's "World News Tonight" will be showing more of two familiar faces starting today. Sam Donaldson has been tapped chief White House correspondent, while Cokie Roberts has been named chief…
EXCLUSIVE"Seinfeld" is poised to write a new chapter in the syndie record books as Columbia TriStar TV Distribution prepares to negotiate a second round of syndie deals with 200-plus TV markets…
Revenues for basic cable TV soared 17% in 1997 to $7.9 billion, while primetime cable viewership hit a high of 35.3%, according to year-end stats compiled by the Cabletelevision Advertising Bureau…
EXCLUSIVEAcademy Award-winning feature film producer Mark Johnson ("Rain Man") has inked a deal with CBS to oversee the development of three drama pilot scripts penned by prominent film writers.
Cartoons are coming back to CBS' Saturday-morning sked. The Eye web plans to completely revamp its struggling Saturday-ayem lineup next fall, replacing this season's live-action kidvid fare with six…