Brillstein-Grey Communications has inked a long-term overall TV development deal with Winifred Hervey, creator/executive producer of the WB Network's "The Steve Harvey Show," who will continue on…
MGM Animation has tapped sitcom scribe Ruth Bennett as exec producer and head writer of its upcoming syndie series "The Lionhearts."
Bad weather, time zone differences and a back-loaded schedule of events have helped limit CBS to the lowest-rated opening four nights of a Winter Olympics since 1984. The Eye's Nagano coverage has…
ABC is bringing the struggling Disney sitcom "Hiller & Diller" back to the schedule on the web's TGIF lineup at 9:30 p.m. March 6, replacing Disney's "Teen Angel," which has completed its primetime…
EXCLUSIVEUPN on Wednesday ordered 13 episodes of an animated primetime version of Scott Adams' comic strip "Dilbert" from Columbia TriStar TV and former "Mad About You" executive producer Larry…
Media buyers doubt NBC will reap the $2 million per 30-second spot that's been floated for the "Seinfeld" finale on May 14, but they are betting the hour-long episode will break the $1.3 million…
A long-awaited satcaster backed by the Catholic Church launched Monday, making it the first national religious channel ever created in Italy.
Dominic Richard Palmieri Jr., a retired cinematographer who lensed the TV series "MASH" for nearly a decade, died Feb. 2 of cancer at his home in central Florida. He was 58.
An Olympic-sized lead-in wasn't enough to put CBS' David Letterman over the top in his nightly contest against NBC's Jay Leno last week, but it did help CBS close the gap.
At least one TV station in L.A. appears to have figured out how to effectively counterprogram CBS' coverage of the Winter Olympic Games: Ply the audience with soap operas.
CBS' Nagano Olympics made a big comeback Sunday night, scoring a 20 rating/30 share, according to pre-liminary national ratings from Nielsen Media Research.