Fox Broadcasting has gotten a delayed Christmas present from David E. Kelley: The megaproducer has committed to write and produce an hourlong drama for the network's fall 2000 sked.
"It's Like, You Know ... " creator/exec producer Peter Mehlman has inked a three-year overall deal with DreamWorks Television worth, like, you know, low eight figures.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has signed an exclusive pay TV contract with John Malone's Starz! for as many as 200 theatrical movies in a six-year deal that won't actually kick off until January 2006.
Gameshow mania 2000 just keeps getting weirder. In a last-minute scheduling shift, top-rated ABC has decided to air a one-time-only Wednesday seg of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" this week at 8…
The first Canadian Comedy Awards will be held April 6 in Toronto and broadcast April 10 on the Comedy Network and CTV in the Great White North.
Showtime has canceled the Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana-produced series "The Hoop Life" after 22 episodes.
Madison Avenue displayed its faith in statistics as they relate to alcohol consumption and comprehension. Ad buyers put their ambiguous ads out front and the cut-to-the-chase messages last, clearly…
One of the most exciting finishes in Super Bowl history produced some pretty exciting Nielsens for ABC -- the highest ratings for a Super matchup not featuring the Dallas Cowboys or Green Bay Packers…
A misogynistic mess, USA Network's "Cabin by the Lake" features one bland serial killer, several moronic femmes and a subplot that tries to milk romance out of very disturbing behavior. If pushing…
Fox has begun greenlighting its fall 2000 drama scripts, even as the net starts firming up some of its midseason plans for this spring.