Baseball's All-Star Game on Tuesday managed a few ratings highlights but didn't exactly break out of its Nielsen slump. The WB's long-delayed "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," on the other hand, almost hit…
After keeping the undercover drama "Falcone" off his fall schedule because of concerns over violence after the Columbine High School shooting, CBS president and CEO Les Moonves has designated the…
Telescene Film Group announced Wednesday that it has secured an overall production facility of $72 million from the London branch of the Euro bank Banque Intl. in Luxembourg.
Tracy Lawrence has been tapped senior veep and general manager at boyzChannel and girlzChannel, a newly created post within the Fox Family Channel-owned digital TV start-up.
Emmy-winning producer Steven Bochco has pacted with Paramount Network Television, inking an exclusive five-year, $45 million-$50 million deal to produce television series with the studio starting in…
Castle Rock Pictures has bought the spec comedy thriller "The Salton Sea" for D.J. Caruso to direct and for Frank Darabont, Eriq La Salle and Ken Aguado to produce.
A good idea poorly realized, TNT's "Moment of Impact: Stories of the Pulitzer Prize Photographs" finds the people who "got the shot" but can't conquer a basic obstacle: Still photography isn't a very…
The syndicated television business found itself on the defensive Wednesday as reporters at Synditel '99 asked actors about the charges made by NAACP national prexy Kweisi Mfume about the lack of…
The BBC has unveiled details of its millennium plans, the key event to be a live 27-hour TV marathon beginning New Year's Eve and co-produced with 58 other broadcasters around the world.
It's shaping up to be a long summer for NBC. With its powerhouse Thursday lineup and the Friday hit "Providence" sagging this summer, the Peacock has fallen within striking distance of the entire Big…
Cabler FX has hired ex-NFL star Lawrence Taylor as color analyst for its "Toughman World Championship Series," a new weekly show featuring amateur fighters duking it out in the ring.