Toon titans Woody Woodpecker and Mickey Mouse can still draw a kiddie crowd, according to Nielsen ayem numbers for the second Saturday of the May sweeps.
Mel Gibson will make his first foray into network television, co-producing a telepic about three of the Aussie thesp's favorite people: Moe, Larry and Curly.
MTV, looking to capitalize on the pro-wrestling phenomenon, has purchased the spec script "Tag Team" to be one of the music web's up-coming made-for-TV movies.
Universal Studios Networks has applied to the media authorities of the Berlin-Brandenburg region in Germany for a license to transmit a new movie channel throughout the country.
Is "Xena: Warrior Princess" losing some of its kick? The Studios USA actioner got off to a slow start in the frame that overlaps the start of the May sweep (April 29-May 26), ranking seventh among…
"Home Improvement" continues to slump in its final month of firstrun episodes, this week equaling its third-lowest firstrun rating ever.
Veteran baseball producer John "Flip" Filippelli has ankled Fox Sports to join ABC Sports as veep of production.
The WB Network's WB 100-Plus Station Group has inked its first programming deal with a major distrib outside of the Time Warner family, picking up the weekend rerun rights to "The Pretender" from…
NBC is asking 20th Century Fox TV for an extended six-year license fee agreement on the new Steve Levitan comedy "Stark Raving Mad" in exchange for the plum 9:30 p.m. Thursday timeslot between…
Court TV is close to signing a deal to buying the cable rights to Fox's "Cops."
Think of "Double Platinum" not as a telepic, but as a particularly elaborate Mother's Day infomercial, one that injects superficial poignance as a method of reviving the career of one singer (Diana…