Newsies are set to play a bigger role in network primetime schedules next fall -- at least that's the word sweeping the biz on the eve of the network schedule announcements.
CBS newsmag "60 Minutes" is celebrating its 30th year, and in that time, no one from the outside has ever gotten in there and documented what makes the show tick, tick, tick ... Until now.
The Clinton administration is asking to take Greece to an international trade court with a claim that Hellenic TV stations are regularly airing U.S. movies without authorization.
Carlton TV has hooked up with Los Angeles-based Dick Clark Prods. to produce a one-off American version of its ITV reality hit "Neighbors From Hell" for ABC.
CBS tapped the sarcastic Greg Kilborn, host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," to replace Tom Snyder on "The Late Late Show," a move that should provide more competition for NBC's "Late Night With…
"The Full Monty" star Mark Addy is set to star as an alien in a Carsey-Werner sitcom for ABC called "Earth Scum." midseason, is about a mixed marriage between an alien, played by Addy, and an…
Prolific TV scribe Stephen J. Cannell, who once headed one of Hollywood's largest indie TV production outfits, has regained custody of his creative offspring.
Several well-known comedians, including Chris Elliott ("Cabin Boy"), Kathy Griffin ("Suddenly Susan") and Larry Miller ("The Nutty Professor"), have joined the voice cast of "Dilbert," Columbia…
Execs at Spelling Television were not amused by a press release issued by the WB network last week attacking the performance of Aaron Spelling's updated version of "The Love Boat" for UPN.
NBC has added to its huge May sweeps lead with the top-rated "Seinfeld" since Nov. 20.
Not since Joseph Stalin cut his short-lived deal with the devil Nazis in 1939 has a nonaggression pact provoked so much controversy, not to mention headlines. A defiant Jerry Springer says he has no…