Last week's auction of the rerun rights to "Seinfeld" among cablers might as well have been held at Sotheby's or Christie's.
"Just Shoot Me" star David Spade is developing and voicing a primetime NBC toon that would mark Brillstein-Grey's first foray into TV animation and would be NBC's first original primetime animated…
The continental adults-only TV channel Eurotica Rendez-Vous plans to take the British government to court after being blocked from broadcasting via satellite to the U.K.
Veteran broadcaster Michael Lattin has been hired as head of Australian cabler Optus TV, effective today.
In winning her third straight comedy actress honor for her leading role in NBC's "Mad About You," Hunt became the first performer ever to get the nod from Oscar and Emmy in the same year.
TV Azteca, aiming to beef up its slate of gameshows, has inked a deal with King World Intl. to produce a local version of the long-running U.S. hit "Jeopardy."
"The 1998 MTV Video Music Awards" racked up the kudofest's best Nielsen rating since 1990, pulling in 5.8 million households, which factored out to 8.9 million viewers.
The Fox sitcoms "Living in Captivity" and "Getting Personal" have shown glimmers of life with their Friday season premieres.
Veteran CNN reporter John Holliman, who won fame and critical kudos for his on-scene reports from Baghdad during the Gulf War, died Saturday in a car accident outside Atlanta. He was 49.
Ted Turner has outbid Rupert Murdoch and Barry Diller for the cable TV rights to "Seinfeld" in a fierce auction that has driven the price of the show to more than $100 million. The parties to the…