Showtime has bought the rights to the first major exhibition game featuring locked-out pro-basketball players idled by a contract dispute with team owners that has dragged on since last July.
Comedian Ray Romano is set to return as host of the 25th annual People's Choice Awards Jan. 10, to be held at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. Daily Variety columnist Army Archerd will co-host.
V.I.P," the Pamela Anderson Lee-starrer from Columbia TriStar TV Distribution, led the field in a tight November sweeps race among frosh syndie weeklies, according to Nielsen's latest national syndie…
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Sunday Night Football
Sunday Night Football1Rating: 7.2 Share: 20 Viewers (Millions): 18.0 Network: NBC
60 Minutes2Rating: 3.6 Share: 10 Viewers (Millions): 18.2 Network: CBS
Madam Secretary3Rating: 1.9 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 14.3 Network: CBS
Twentieth Century Fox TV has inked an exclusive, seven-figure overall deal with Vince Gilligan, co-executive producer of "The X-Files" and screenwriter of the feature film "Home Fries."
Spanish-lingo web Univision ventures into the latenight talkshow arena tonight with the launch of "Mucho Gusto," hosted by telenovela star Laura Zapata.
Actress Cindy Williams ("Laverne and Shirley") has been cast in the "Patty Duke Show Reunion Movie," a CBS telepic starring original castmembers from the '60s series, including Patty Duke, William…
Veteran local news anchor Christine Lund has exited KABC, again. Lund, who has been off the air for more than a month while battling pneumonia and a broken leg, had planned to ankle KABC at year's…
Negotiators for ABC and the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians returned to the table last week under a news blackout that by Thursday had fallen apart.
A memorial gathering for Broadway and television producer Joseph Cates will be held Friday at the Directors Guild of America's headquarters in Los Angeles.
Good news for King World Prods. shareholders: The indie syndie powerhouse has locked up long-term commitments totaling some $2.2 billion in license fees for its three top moneymakers, "The Oprah…