The latest hour to enter the action arena has received a thumbs-up from Pearson as the company nabbed rights to gladiator-themed "Spartacus" for a possible launch in fall 2001.
Edward James Olmos has inked a deal that reunites him with filmmaker Gregory Nava ("Selena," "Mi Familia") in the helmer's upcoming CBS family drama.
Talk about biting the hand that feeds you: "Best Actress," E! Entertainment's first foray into original telepic production is a nasty poison-pen letter to the same showbiz types the cabler fawns over…
The rich got richer in syndication in February as last month's sweeps saw "Oprah," "E.T.," "Judy" and "Divorce Court" all run away with wins in their categories.
Howard Stern, whose latenight show tends to be E!'s highest-rated regular series, may have come up with another cable hit in "Son of the Beach."
Three series trying to carve a niche in the tough 8 o'clock hour on Tuesday were squashed by ABC's "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," with the Regis Philbin-hosted gamer more than doubling their…
Still unable to generate a hit program on its own, wannabe web Pax TV is seeking a primetime lifeline from corporate partner NBC.
Kelsey Grammer's Paramount-based Grammnet Prods. has snagged a pilot presentation commitment from NBC for "Neurotic Tendencies," a half-hour laffer being targeted for midseason 2000-01.
Staffers at ABC News' "Good Morning, America" just said "no" to Mark Fuhrman, prompting execs at the ayem show to call off a consultancy deal with the former Los Angeles police detective known for…
The gameshow fever that's infected primetime could hit NBC's daytime lineup as early as next January.