NBC is pulling its Wednesday comedies "Lateline" and "Encore! Encore!" for the February sweeps, and "Lateline" won't return to the schedule until mid-March, the web confirmed Tuesday.
Cartoon Network will launch three new animated series this year and place 14 animated shorts functioning as series pilots on the "What a Cartoon! Show" over the next two years.
Rick Feldman, the longtime general manager of Chris Craft's KCOP Los Angeles, will ankle his post at the end of March. The parting was described as amicable.
In what Discovery Communications is hailing as its most ambitious companywide event ever, the cable programmer will premiere its documentary "Cleopatra's Palace: In Search of a Legend" on March 14 in…
Mike Tyson bombed at the pay-per-view box office Saturday, inducing only about 750,000 households to pony up the $45.95 tariff to watch Tyson knock out Francois Botha in the fifth round.
The Sci-Fi Channel is hoping to grab Madison Avenue's attention in 1999 with what it calls an "environmental study" of its audience, showing that the network gets high marks for viewers becoming more…
Freshman syndie yakkers Roseanne and Howie Mandel will be missing in action at the NATPE confab in New Orleans next week.
In the wake of last week's launch of the Discovery Channel on 450 cable systems across Hungary, representatives for Discovery Networks Europe (DNE) are calling this East European expansion just one…
BSkyB has enlisted the services of Richard Attenborough to front its Millennium Movies poll, an extensive survey to determine the U.K.'s most popular films in the run up to 2000.
Through 44 individual profiles, producer and director John Junkerman uses the Mississippi River to draw a line connecting diverse, living musical cultures, diagramming the local population's…
MediaOne Group on Tuesday said that its broadband unit has expanded its existing affiliation agreement with Encore Media Group to include Encore's Thematic Multiplex movie channels on MediaOne's…