No. 2 U.S. Spanish-lingo net Telemundo has added broadcast affils in three cities and entered cable carriage agreements in two more.
CBS Cable's TNN is getting "Dead Man's Gun," the Henry Winkler-produced anthology series that ran on Showtime from 1997 -99.
WNBC finished first with the New York City Marathon. In its first year broadcasting the five-borough race, WNBC won its time period Sunday with an 8 rating/20 share from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., surpassing…
"Smack the Pony" is an eclectic, all-inclusive show where any real or perceived male bashing is just one of the possible side effects. Created by Fiona Allen, Doon Mackichan and Sally Phillips…
Adding to its list of gameshow formats for the international marketplace, Columbia TriStar Intl. TV has acquired the Latin America distribution rights to syndie stalwart "Name That Tune" from Sandy…
The House and Senate have reached a final agreement that will allow satcasters to offer local broadcast channels -- a change in the law that Congress hopes will result in strong new competition to…
One year after setting up shop at 20th Century Fox Television, Jersey Television is moving forward with an ambitious 2000-01 primetime development slate. Jersey TV seems to be following parent…
Dutch telecommunications authority OPTA has ruled in favor of Canal Plus in a long-running dispute the French pay TV king has had with United Pan-Europe Communications (UPC).
ABC's primetime rivals may be facing the hard-knock life for the next two weeks: "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" is back, and it's stronger than ever. The Regis Philbin-hosted "Millionaire" returned…
Rebecca Rankin has joined VH1 as the music cabler's on-air daily news correspondent. In her new position, Rankin will serve as a reporter and producer for VH1 News.