In an effort to reach more Hispanic viewers, CBS plans to offer a Spanish-lingo simulcast of its new Ann-Margret drama series "Four Corners," set for a two-hour premiere Feb. 24.
A woeful collection of musicvideos strung together by the charming presence of Jim Henson's Muppets plus a storyline about putting on a TV show at Radio City Music Hall doesn't say anything to adults…
After a year of negotiations, Fox Children's Network affiliates have agreed to sell their profit participation in FCN to Fox Kids Worldwide and Fox Broadcasting Co. The price is said to be about $100…
Columbia TriStar TV was close to a deal late Tuesday with Fox to renew the hit drama "Party of Five" for about $2 million per episode.
As the military readies for a possible war with Iraq, TV news divisions are also busy mobilizing their troops. CNN was the first to get a crew into Iraq, back on Oct. 31, 1997. Since then, Iraqi…
Time Warner is drawing up a long-term programming strategy aimed at boosting Court TV's subscriber count and at jacking up the network's feeble ratings.
EXCLUSIVESyndie sensation "Judge Judy" is on the move in Gotham. Peacock net flagship WNBC New York has shelled out big bucks to snag Worldvision Enterprises' hit courtshow strip from Eye web rival…
CBS' coverage of the Winter Olympics continued to perform below its ratings projections on Monday by earning a 15.3 rating/23 share in primetime, according to preliminary Nielsen Media Research data.
Leading Latina talent Maria Conchita Alonso has signed up with Hispanic broadcaster Telemundo for a talk-show, to bow late March or early April. As yet unnamed, the show will be produced by Beverly…
Already served by two international satcasters, Brazil may see another three players launch direct-to-home (DTH) satellite services -- one of them in partnership with U.S. provider EchoStar.
UPN has picked up two of its sitcoms, "Moesha" and "Malcolm & Eddie," for the full 1998-99 TV season. The decision was made, UPN said, to reward the two comedies for their performances this year.