Attempting to cash in on the current teen pop craze, ABC has ordered 13 segments of a half-hour reality skein that will mix elements of "The Monkees" and "The Real World."
You don't fully realize how annoying people in their late 20s can be until watching this sudsy drama from that impresario of innuendo, Kevin Williamson. He gave the world hip horror pics with…
FROM MIPCOM In keeping with the overall Internet focus of this year's Mipcom TV market, Discovery Communications has used the occasion to trumpet its planned rollout of fully customized regional Web…
Two weeks into the new fall season, a good deal of the nets' early optimism is starting to wear off.
Here is Friday night programming flow, CBS style: At 8 p.m., it's "Kids Say the Darndest Things"; at 8:30, it's "Snobs Do the Zaniest Things." At least, the latter would be a more apt title for this…
Veteran producer Vic Kaplan has inked a two-year overall production deal with NBC Studios.
FROM MIPCOM In Germany, Columbia TriStar's latest effort at producing a localized sitcom has just premiered to excellent ratings on top-ranked station RTL.
In this latest futuristic allegory weighing the various merits of good and evil, Chris Carter doesn't tell us that "the truth is out there." Rather, the "X-Files" creator and acknowledged king of…
Gordon Henry Hastings has been named executive director of the New York chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
FROM MIPCOM For the second day in a row, there wasn't a spare seat to be had as TV execs attending Mipcom packed in to hear specialists outline their vision of how television and the Internet will…